Scaffolding requires regular maintenance and inspection, also space to store - you might want to try and reduce your scaffolding costs by hiring scaffolding instead of owning it.
If you become a victim of a scaffolding accident and you're able to prove that your employer is to blame then it's likely you'll to be entitled to compensation.
Hanging bracket scaffolds should be designed by an engineer and include load testing and other safety measures.
Fixed scaffolds are constructed alongside a building and can be either independent or putlog.
Skimping on price can be costly both economically and emotionally if there were to be an injury or death due to improper or faulty scaffolding.
Make sure that you tailor your applications for jobs in scaffolding to those which are appropriate to your skills.
By doing some comparative shopping, you would be able to find the best deal on pricing and components for your scaffolding needs.
Be careful, mobile scaffolding towers can be dangerous.
Scaffolding platforms should consist of undressed 2x10s that have been properly inspected and graded. The maximum allowable gap between planks is 1".
If you don't know how to erect scaffolding, always ask a professional in order to avoid accidents.
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
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- 16th April, 2013
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.
- 26th December, 2013
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- 3rd August, 2012
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- 10th October, 2013
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012
Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.
- 20th June, 2012
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- 23rd June, 2012