Patton Scaffolding

Patton Scaffolding

Fixed scaffolds are constructed alongside a building and can be either independent or putlog.

All independent scaffolding requires bracing to help prevent them from collapsing.

Make sure that all scaffolding bars, tools, and materials are at least 10 feet away from energized power lines and that the power lines are also protected.

Never use unstable objects such as bricks or boxes to support DIY scaffolding.

Scaffolders should always adopt a safe system of work during the erection, altering and dismantling of independent scaffolding.

Safety is paramount in construction scaffolding as builders are dependent on their scaffolding for their own safety.

All employees should wear protective headgear, like hard hats, at all times when working on or around portable scaffolding.

Light duty scaffolding is ideal for quick erection requirements. Well known for its strength it is also light weight and can be shifted form location to location with ease.

A good scaffolding design should provide a way for workers to climb from platform to platform with ease.

When erecting DIY scaffolding, it should be erected on firm, level ground.

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