Expandable Scaffold Plank
If modifications need to be made to existing building, it's always necessary to use scaffolding.
Try putting an add in the wanted notices in you local hardware stores if you want to buy used scaffolding.
By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.
It is important to undergo the hands on portion of scaffolding training which is required by OSHA to demonstrate competency.
When you buy scaffolding that is second hand, always carefully inspect all parts of the scaffolding to ensure that it is in good condition.
There are a number of scaffolding inspection courses open to anyone who has the job of supervising safe scaffolding operations.
Be careful not to mix any scaffolding components that are not designed to be compatible.
Although there are many scaffolding safety regulations, a large number of serious injuries and even fatalities will occur on scaffolding each year.
Scaffolding platforms should consist of undressed 2x10s that have been properly inspected and graded. The maximum allowable gap between planks is 1".
When you buy scaffolding, do not mix different types of scaffolding that are not designed to match.
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
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