Build Your Own Scaffolding
Be careful, mobile scaffolding towers can be dangerous.
ALWAYS WARE A HARD HAT whenever you're erecting, dismantling or moving scaffolding.
If modifications need to be made to existing building, it's always necessary to use scaffolding.
Scaffolding is designed to allow easy access to places that are not accessible by the use ladders.
Workers should have pulleys for pulling tools and equipment up and down the scaffold, leaving their hands free to climb access ladders.
Throughout the whole of Asia bamboo scaffolding is a common sight on many construction sites.
A system scaffolding construction can incorporate varying distances between legs for maximum flexibility.
Rather than dismantlement and storing some scaffolding companies will leave their scaffolding in situ until it's ready to move to the next job.
It is sensible for a competent, knowledgeable individual be responsible for inspecting portable scaffolding on a daily basis before each shift is due to begin.
Scaffolding tubes are now usually constructed of galvanised steel but historically have been made of wooded staves and bamboo.
Follow these guidelines to help make your workplace is an accident free zone.
- 23rd June, 2012
What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.
- 23rd June, 2012
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- 18th September, 2012
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- 21st June, 2012
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
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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- 13th December, 2013
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012