Scaffold Handrail

Scaffold Handrail

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

It is essential that all base plates and screw jacks (that come with base plates) must be secured firmly to the base of the scaffolding.

The purpose of scaffolding is to provide a platform to enable builders to work on very high structures.

Place sole boards underneath the scaffolding framework if you're erecting scaffolding on soft or unstable ground. You could use regular scaffolding boards, however, they tend to a bit too long.

Skimping on price can be costly both economically and emotionally if there were to be an injury or death due to improper or faulty scaffolding.

Once you have been involved in a scaffolding accident it is important that you make urgent contact with a solicitor with expertise in the field of work accident claims.

Guard rails should be provided when working on scaffolding over the height of 10 feet. Otherwise, each worker must be protected by a fall protection system.

There are a number of scaffolding types available. Therefore it's always advisable to familiarize yourself with the hazards associated with the scaffold type you're using.

NEVER drop scaffolding components from heights when dismantling scaffolding as it could present a serious danger to persons below.

By doing some comparative shopping, you would be able to find the best deal on pricing and components for your scaffolding needs.

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