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.
Hanging bracket scaffolds should be designed by an engineer and include load testing and other safety measures.
One of the most overlooked scaffolding components is scaffolding tube.
When you first look at a scaffolding structure it can seem that it's supporting the building. It's only when you take a closer look you'll find it doesn't.
By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.
Anyone planning to use portable scaffolding should be trained by a properly qualified person.
Demand for scaffolding training at present is very high. It's even beginning to exceed supply with CITB-Construction Skills.
A suspended or swingstage scaffold has a platform that can be raised or lowered. An example of a suspended scaffold are those commonly used as a means to wash the outer windows on highrises.
It is not unusual for scaffolding companies and contractors to offer a complete scaffolding hire service for its customers.
A scaffolding structure is made from a series of frames, beams, poles, planks and brackets. These help in supporting the scaffolding making it strong, safe and sturdy.
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
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