It's important to not allow excessive debris and equipment to accumulate on or around scaffolds.
When you buy scaffolding that is second hand, always carefully inspect all parts of the scaffolding to ensure that it is in good condition.
Scaffolding bars must always be supported on proprietary base plates to ensure the safety of the scaffolding when the scaffolding bars are used vertically.
Be sure that when you research a scaffold companies you keep in mind your own needs for scaffolding - make sure the scaffold companies will be able to be flexible enough to accommodate what YOU want from them.
Low prices from a scaffold company might mean that you will not get the service or safety that you require. This isn't always the case, but make sure that you research your scaffold company carefully.
As a general rule, a scaffold becomes unstable once its height reaches 4 times its width.
There are a number of scaffolding inspection courses open to anyone who has the job of supervising safe scaffolding operations.
When estimating your budget on scaffolding, make sure not to put price before safety.
When erecting mobile scaffolding ensure that all working platforms are tightly planked.
Falling object and unsure ground are amongst the main cause of accidents when erecting and using DIY scaffolding.
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 2013
Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.
- 20th June, 2012
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
- 11th January, 2013
Before scaffolding can be used an inspection must be carried out by a qualified inspector. So what exactly is covered during an inspection?
- 10th October, 2013
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012