Scaffold Safety Checklist

Scaffold Safety Checklist

You should expect wooden scaffolding planks to have a shorter useable life than the scaffolding framework.

By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.

Scaffolding tube is produced to BS1139 and supplied either galvanised or varnished.

Try putting an add in the wanted notices in you local hardware stores if you want to buy used scaffolding.

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

If you buy scaffolding, you will need to consider the safety issues when you come to erect the scaffold.

A scaffolding rental company has the knowledge and equipment to swiftly set up and dismantle scaffolding.

If your business is scaffold rental equipment, you must ensure that you have consulted with an expert scaffolding insurance broker or agent to arrive at the best possible coverage decisions for your company.

The independent scaffold has standards or uprights on both sides of its working platforms. This allows the independent scaffold to remain upright without support from the building under construction or repair.

All employees should wear protective headgear, like hard hats, at all times when working on or around portable scaffolding.

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