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.
Any safety feature that can be applied to a scaffolding plank will add to its value.
Whether you erect scaffolding, or run a business that rents scaffolding, make sure you purchase the insurance programs and coverages that will suit the needs and risks of your business.
The putlog scaffold has standards or uprights along its outer edges, but its inner side is supported by the structure or building itself. Putlogs have flattened ends that are placed between courses of brickwork in the building or edifice to add support.
Finding scaffolding companies that you can trust is very important when buying or hiring scaffolding, to ensure that you are getting a good quality product.
Always ensure that DIY scaffold is properly secured, with outriggers as necessary, before use.
The internet is an excellent resource which you can use to train your employees about scaffolding safety.
When using portable scaffolding, safety and general regulations must be adhered to in order to avoid injury to anyone using it.
There are an increasing number of reports of accidents linked to bamboo scaffolding. Mainly due to the use of poor quality bamboo.
By using oversized casters with extra long necks you can enhance the feeling of safety as well as improving stability.
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
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- 18th September, 2012
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