If you rent out broadcast hire equipment anywhere in the world, and someone has attempted to rent equipment from you in suspicious circumstances, please let us know by filling in the form at the bottom of this page. Please supply as much detail as possible.
You do not need to be an Xhire member to do this.
We will then notify the Xhire community, and if an attempt is made to rent kit from our members we will let you know.
Details may also be added to the Xhire web site after verification.
With fraud, prevention is much better than cure, and the most effective way of preventing theft is to share information as soon as it becomes available.
This service is provided entirely free of charge to the worldwide broadcast hire community.
Stolen kit reports can also be made at Azule Finance’s Stolen Kit List, Kitwatch, The Full Film Database, PLASA and at Camera Market, who are not affiliated in any way with this site, but who also offer a reporting service .
Please include the Crime Reference Number and the phone number of the Police station where the loss was reported, if possible. Serial numbers and details are Google searchable in a few days.
Your information will be added to the site, so as to ensure the details will be found in a Google search within a few days. If the information is incorrect, please contact the site administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible so that it can be amended.