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Do not use second hand scaffolding with parts from different manufacturers.

There are variations on each types of scaffolding. Its important to decide the type of scaffold for each job as a life will depend on it.

It's impossible to erect a safe scaffold if the base rests on items like barrels, boxes, loose bricks, or concrete blocks.

Clamp connectors are inexpensive to manufacture and have a long life. They are suitable to use with just about any scaffolding design.

The internet is an excellent resource which you can use to train your employees about scaffolding safety.

It is estimated that 65% of those employed in the construction industry frequently work on scaffolds.

To erect scaffolding, a scaffolding company must first apply for an appropriate permit.

Make sure that the scaffold companies you propose to use have a good history in terms of reputation service and safety.

System scaffolding or modular scaffolding is used industrial settings and is renowned for it's of its ease of installation, versatility and strength.

Hanging bracket scaffolds should be designed by an engineer and include load testing and other safety measures.

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