Expandable Scaffold Plank
Independent scaffolds should also be secured or tied to the structure under repair or construction at various intervals to lend support to its overall stability.
Always ensure that scaffolding erection meet all requirements set out by OSHA.
In most cases, bamboo scaffolding shouldn't be used on buildings that are over eight stories in height.
Be aware that uncovered ends of a scaffolding tube can pose many potential dangers.
Independent scaffolding is a supported scaffold consisting of a platform(s) resting on cross beams (bearers) supported by ledgers and a double row of uprights independent of support.
Always take the time to familiarize yourself with the scaffolding regulations.
To make sure a construction site is safe and accident free; always employ qualified people to erect scaffolding.
By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.
Scaffolding accidents within the construction industry are likely to be caused by a lack of appropriate safety checks and negligent poor structure.
Do not buy scaffolding with mixed parts from different manufacturers.
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
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
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.
- 20th June, 2012
Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.
- 18th September, 2012
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
Follow these guidelines to help make your workplace is an accident free zone.
- 23rd June, 2012
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012