Scaffold Handrail

Scaffold Handrail

Scaffolding requires regular maintenance and inspection, also space to store - you might want to try and reduce your scaffolding costs by hiring scaffolding instead of owning it.

Price is always a consideration when choosing a scaffold companies, especially in today's economic conditions, always make sure that any of the scaffold companies that you choose will not compromise on service or safety.

Independent scaffolding should be designed to prevent materials falling and be fitted with brickguards, netting or sheeting.

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

Do not move portable scaffolding until all persons working on the scaffolding are safely on the ground.

The width of the boards will always determine the width of the scaffolding structure. It is recommended that the width scaffolding should be no less than 600mm. A four board scaffold would be 870mm.

On surfaces such a hard concrete it's possible to use scaffolding without base plates. However, it is recommended to always use base plates.

If you are working on a building that is adjacent to a public highway, then the safety of all highway users is of great importance.

DIY scaffolding will require the use of guard rails, toe boards and safety mesh or net to prevent accidents.

Make sure that you buy scaffolding that is appropriate for the task.

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