The Essex-based event specialist, The Event Hire Company (TEHC), has been awarded the SafeHire certification for exhibiting stellar service in furniture hire controls, public and employee safety.

The certification required TEHC to undergo an audit conducted by members within the same industry, to ensure several key benchmarks were adhered to, including safety for both employees and the public, correct processes and procedures during events, appropriate equipment usage, ethical company policy, hygiene, environmental care and vehicle usage.

Karl Ringer, general and operations manager of The Event Hire Company, commented: “We are proud to have been awarded the SafeHire certification, it is an integral part of our strategy to continuously improve our company by providing a safe environment for clients and employees alike.

“The accreditation is an extension of our beliefs which are to deliver a professional, quality service for every event we undertake, no matter the scale.”