Expandable Scaffold Plank

Expandable Scaffold Plank

Any company found to be in violation of scaffolding regulations is likely to be issued with a fine by OSHA.

Make sure that you know how to erect scaffolding safely before you undertake any building or maintenance works that require the use of scaffolding.

The purpose of scaffolding is to provide a platform to enable builders to work on very high structures.

It is essential that all base plates and screw jacks (that come with base plates) must be secured firmly to the base of the scaffolding.

Scaffolding tubes can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams.

Be sure that when you research a scaffold company you keep in mind your own needs for scaffolding - make sure the scaffold company will be able to be flexible enough to accommodate what YOU want from them.

Hanging bracket scaffolds should be designed by an engineer and include load testing and other safety measures.

When finding a scaffolding company you will to decide exactly what you want from them in terms of service, safety and peace of mind.

Scaffolding bars can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams, right angle clams and straight connectors.

If scaffolding has been erected completely around a building, use 'stand off' bracing members to ensure that the scaffolding is restrained.

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