What is MASH Testing and why is it important?

You might have heard the term ‘MASH’ in reference to safety barriers, but what does this actually mean? 

In a nutshell, choosing a hire partner that supplies MASH Tested road barriers ensures you are getting the safest barrier for your project – both for your team and also for the general public. 


What does MASH Tested mean? 

MASH stands for Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware, and it is a set of testing procedures, guidelines and conditions that are produced by the American transport organisation AASHTO.

This manual provides a set of standard tests for a range of different road safety equipment including steel guardrails, truck-mounted attenuators, crash cushions, Read more


What our happy customers say

We promise fast, safe, professional and friendly service – here’s what some of our customers have to say:

  • Peter
    Hazell Bros Group

    I’m very happy with the service from Orange Hire. The quality of the plant… I wouldn‘t change anything..

  • George
    Mack Civil

    You guys have done a great job and have come a long way in the past few years.

  • Stephen
    JNC Group

    The team is very super friendly, nothing is ever a problem and issues are dealt with in a timely manner.