Scaffold Builder Job Description

Scaffold Builder Job Description

There are three standard sizes of scaffolding boards, they are 63mm, 50mm, and 38mm.

NEVER use scaffolding components that are damaged.

If you become a victim of a scaffolding accident and you're able to prove that your employer is to blame then it's likely you'll to be entitled to compensation.

DIY scaffolding systems are generally quite easy and straightforward to erect when the instructions are properly followed.

Be aware that scaffolding towers can create particular hazards during erection and dismantling.

Take time to research the scaffold company you propose to use to ensure that it will meet all of your needs.

There are an increasing number of reports of accidents linked to bamboo scaffolding. Mainly due to the use of poor quality bamboo.

Common causes of scaffolding accidents include; insecure bracing, faulty equipment, forgotten safety components, faulty planking and shoddy construction materials.

A good scaffolding rental company will be able to give you an exact date when the scaffolding will be delivered, and will also agree to give you a guarantee that if they do not deliver on the correct day you will receive some financial compensation.

It's essential that all upright scaffolding poles are positioned no more than six feet apart.

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