Scaffolding costs will be greatly reduced if you use self-build aluminum towers that will clip themselves together.
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.
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.
Because scaffolding is such an integral component to most major construction jobs, scaffolding costs are becoming much more competitive.
Carefully inspect all scaffolding boards for damage and wear when you buy scaffolding second hand.
As a general rule, a scaffold becomes unstable once its height reaches 4 times its width.
Always be sure that the name of the scaffolding company is not associated with anything negative.
ALWAYS WARE A HARD HAT whenever you're erecting, dismantling or moving scaffolding.
Buying your own scaffolding can prove to be cheaper and save you thousands.
Scaffolding bars are now usually constructed of galvanised steel but in the past have been made of wooded staves and bamboo.
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.
- 18th June, 2012
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013
Scaffolding is a vital requirement for any construction project. Unfortunately, scaffolding is not cheap! Find out more about the the ins and outs of hiring your own scaffolding, which of course, is the less costly option.
- 16th April, 2013
Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.
- 18th September, 2012
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 2013
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
- 11th January, 2013