Expandable Scaffold Plank
Do not move DIY scaffolding systems when people are on the working platform as this is extremely dangerous to all concerned.
Make sure all planks and walk boards are at least 36 inches below the highest point of any portable scaffolding.
To erect scaffolding on or over a public highway, you'll need to be issued with a license from your local Highway Authority.
Once you have been involved in a scaffolding accident it is important that you make urgent contact with a solicitor with expertise in the field of work accident claims.
On any major project, scaffolding costs will be a primary expense and you will need to consider whether your scaffolding costs might be reduced if you hire in.
Before purchasing or renting a particular scaffold, you must determine the scope of the project including your particular situation, budget, and needs.
Hanging bracket scaffolds may have horizontal structures that are supported by the floors of the building or other edifice under construction or repair.
Scaffolding tubes make up the structure of scaffolding used for the construction and maintenance of buildings etc.
There are three standard sizes of scaffolding boards, they are 63mm, 50mm, and 38mm.
Be careful, mobile scaffolding towers can be dangerous.
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.
- 18th September, 2012
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 2013
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
- 11th January, 2013
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
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.
- 16th April, 2013