Hydraulic Scaffolding

Hydraulic Scaffolding

A fall protection and scaffolding training course will enable you to understand the requirements and responsibilities required by OSHA.

Scaffolding platforms should consist of undressed 2x10s that have been properly inspected and graded. The maximum allowable gap between planks is 1".

Be aware when working on scaffolding systems. You will always at risk from falls and falling objects that could cause very serious of even fatal injuries.

NEVER use scaffolding components that are damaged.

You must ensure that the scaffolding is secured to building when the height of the scaffolding exceeds four times the minimum base width.

Whether you erect scaffolding, or run a business that rents scaffolding, make sure you purchase the insurance programs and coverages that will suit the needs and risks of your business.

To prevent workers from slipping it's essential for a scaffolding plank to have a non slip surface.

Throughout the whole of Asia bamboo scaffolding is a common sight on many construction sites.

A good scaffolding rental company will be able to give you an exact date when the scaffolding will be delivered, and will also agree to give you a guarantee that if they do not deliver on the correct day you will receive some financial compensation.

Independent scaffolds should also be secured or tied to the structure under repair or construction at various intervals to lend support to its overall stability.

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