Expandable Scaffold Plank
When erecting DIY scaffolding, it should be erected on firm, level ground.
Skimping on price can be costly both economically and emotionally if there were to be an injury or death due to improper or faulty scaffolding.
It is important to undergo the hands on portion of scaffolding training which is required by OSHA to demonstrate competency.
Common causes of scaffolding accidents include; insecure bracing, faulty equipment, forgotten safety components, faulty planking and shoddy construction materials.
It's important to not allow excessive debris and equipment to accumulate on or around scaffolds.
Make sure that the gap between scaffolding planks is no more than one inch.
The standard scaffold board will have a maximum length of 3.9 meters and width of 225mm.
Be careful, mobile scaffolding towers can be dangerous.
Always consider carefully if it will be more economical to buy scaffolding rather than rent it.
Before contractors allow their workers to use someone else's independent scaffolding, they must make sure it is safe.
Scaffolding is a vital requirement for any construction project. Unfortunately, scaffolding is not cheap! Find out more about the the ins and outs of hiring your own scaffolding, which of course, is the less costly option.
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