When a scaffolding accident is reported the responsibility will often lie with the scaffolding companies, architects or engineers.
It's advisable to flip any scaffolding planks closest to the building wall onto their sides. This will prevent any rain from splashing onto the mortar during the course of a rain storm.
As of late, the pressures within the construction industry have caused the cost of scaffolding to become relatively stable.
Scaffolding tubes can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams.
On surfaces such a hard concrete it's possible to use scaffolding without base plates. However, it is recommended to always use base plates.
Make sure that the scaffold companies you propose to use have a good history in terms of reputation service and safety.
Scaffolding costs could rocket if you are hiring scaffolding and your project becomes delayed.
You need to always be dealing with a scaffolding company which provides good, safe products which will allow you to trust those products for years to come.
Always ensure that scaffolding erection meet all requirements set out by OSHA.
Skimping on price can be costly both economically and emotionally if there were to be an injury or death due to improper or faulty scaffolding.
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
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- 20th June, 2012
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- 20th June, 2012
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- 18th June, 2012
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- 23rd June, 2012
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- 17th August, 2012
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