Expandable Scaffold Plank

Expandable Scaffold Plank

Guard rails should be provided when working on scaffolding over the height of 10 feet. Otherwise, each worker must be protected by a fall protection system.

Hiring scaffolding can be a good way of reducing scaffolding costs if you only have a small scale project to undertake.

All independent scaffolding requires bracing to help prevent them from collapsing.

By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.

It's important to not allow excessive debris and equipment to accumulate on or around scaffolds.

Do not take up boards, move handrails or remove ties from independent scaffolding to gain access for work.

Scaffolding platforms should consist of undressed 2x10s that have been properly inspected and graded. The maximum allowable gap between planks is 1".

Rather than dismantlement and storing some scaffolding companies will leave their scaffolding in situ until it's ready to move to the next job.

By storing your scaffolding components close to your work area will help reduce distances over which loads have to be manually moved.

In Shanghai, bamboo scaffolding is used in most building construction projects.

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