Scaffold Safety Checklist

Scaffold Safety Checklist

Carefully inspect all scaffolding boards for damage and wear when you buy scaffolding second hand.

Only use scaffolding boards that carry the mark of an approved grading agency.

Be aware when working on scaffolding systems. You will always at risk from falls and falling objects that could cause very serious of even fatal injuries.

If you run a scaffolding business it's in your best interest to quote accurately as well as competitively. This is because many of your clients will obtain quotes from other scaffolding firms.

A conventional scaffolding system will be made of a number of sections which are stacked up to build a framework to a desired height.

Make sure your construction team is doing its part to incorporate scaffolding safety into its daily work regimen.

Think about selling your used scaffolding training when you are ready to buy scaffolding.

To prevent workers from slipping it's essential for a scaffolding plank to have a non slip surface.

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

Before you buy your own scaffolding it will pay you to do some research on the available types of scaffolding.

Scaffolding Articles

Taking Scaffolding Courses

Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.

  • 20th June, 2012
Scaffolding Health and Safety

Follow these guidelines to help make your workplace is an accident free zone.

  • 23rd June, 2012
Scaffolding Inspection
What is Covered by a Scaffolding Inspection?

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
Secondhand Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs With Secondhand Scaffolding

Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.

  • 3rd August, 2012
Rolling Scaffolding
The Lowdown on Rolling Scaffolding

Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.

  • 26th December, 2013
Scaffolding Training Offers Multiple Benefits

Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.

  • 18th June, 2012
Scaffolding Towers
A Guide to Scaffolding Towers

Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.

  • 13th December, 2013
Jobs in Scaffolding

What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.

  • 23rd June, 2012
Aluminum Scaffolding
How Aluminum Scaffolding is Used in Construction

Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.

  • 18th September, 2012
Buying Scaffolding

A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.

  • 20th June, 2012