Scaffold Builder Job Description

Scaffold Builder Job Description

There are many risks inherent to renting scaffolding. Scaffolding can collapse, resulting in third-party injuries or even deaths. More likely, stands a decent chance of being vandalized or stolen at a construction site.

Scaffolds are erected of easily assembled structures of steel or timber.

Finding a scaffolding company that you can trust is very important when buying scaffolding, to ensure that you are buying a good quality product.

It is estimated that 65% of those employed in the construction industry frequently work on scaffolds.

Scaffolding bars can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams, right angle clams and straight connectors.

Since 1971, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) has put a standard in place to help protect workers on scaffolds.

The scaffolding framework is joined together by the use of scaffolding clamps.

Decide on the type of scaffolding you want to buy from the many types available.

Bamboo scaffolding is very popular in Hong Kong. Surprisingly, buildings up to fifty stories in height can be seen covered in a complex structure of bamboo scaffolding.

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

Scaffolding Articles

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A Guide to Scaffolding Boards

A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.

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If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.

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Hiring Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs by Hiring Scaffolding

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  • 16th April, 2013
Scaffolding Towers
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  • 13th December, 2013
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Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.

  • 18th June, 2012
Secondhand Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs With Secondhand Scaffolding

Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.

  • 3rd August, 2012
Jobs in Scaffolding

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  • 23rd June, 2012
Scaffolding Services
Scaffolding Services - What Can They Offer Me?

It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.

  • 14th December, 2013
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Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.

  • 20th June, 2012
Scaffolding Suppliers
Buying From Scaffolding Suppliers

It's worth taking the time to choose a good scaffolding supplier thus ensuring you get high quality product at the best possible price.

  • 16th December, 2013