Equipment and property insurance are also necessary for scaffolding companies. These coverage packages protect your scaffolding business from financial ruin in the event that equipment is stolen, or is otherwise damaged at a jobsite.
Always ensure that scaffolding erection meet all requirements set out by OSHA.
It is crucial that proper inspection of scaffolding bars is carried out before and after their erection.
It's impossible to erect a safe scaffold if the base rests on items like barrels, boxes, loose bricks, or concrete blocks.
Bamboo scaffolding has amazing flexibility.
For light duty tasks, aluminum scaffolding is an ideal choice. Strong and quick to assemble it can easily be moved from location to location.
A scaffolding framework is usually made from a series of metal poles and wooden planks which act as working platforms.
The most common reported scaffolding accidents include employees slipping or being hit by falling objects.
Bear in mind, as the size of a construction project increases, so does the cost of scaffolding.
Scaffolding tubes can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams.
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
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- 20th June, 2012
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- 16th December, 2013
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- 20th June, 2012
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- 18th June, 2012
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- 10th October, 2013
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- 3rd August, 2012
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- 13th December, 2013
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- 16th April, 2013
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- 14th December, 2013