It is estimated that 65% of those employed in the construction industry frequently work on scaffolds.
NEVER drop scaffolding components from heights when dismantling scaffolding as it could present a serious danger to persons below.
Bamboo scaffolding has amazing flexibility.
In most cases, bamboo scaffolding shouldn't be used on buildings that are over eight stories in height.
You should expect wooden scaffolding planks to have a shorter useable life than the scaffolding framework.
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.
Good jobs in scaffolding could be difficult to find - make sure you keep ahead of the game when looking for scaffolding jobs.
Not only is it important to purchase or rent the correct type of scaffolding to insure that the job is done correctly, but also to maintain the safety of the construction workers employed on the job.
Jobs such as removing or installing guttering, installing replacement windows, painting or demolition work should usually be carried out from independent scaffolding or mobile access equipment.
A good scaffolding design should provide a way for workers to climb from platform to platform with ease.
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
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- 13th December, 2013
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- 26th December, 2013
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
The lowdown on how scaffolding is used in the construction industry.
- 20th June, 2012
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.
- 18th June, 2012
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012