Setting Up Scaffolding

Setting Up Scaffolding

Always be sure that the name of the scaffolding company is not associated with anything negative.

Scaffolding accidents are often caused from lack of attention to safety procedures and failure to supervise the work.

Scaffolding costs can be greatly reduced if you 'do it yourself' - however, be warned that if anyone other than yourself uses the scaffolding you will have to ensure that all the current scaffolding regulations, especially with regard to safety, are adhered to - otherwise your scaffolding costs could be more than just financial.

You must ensure that the scaffolding is secured to building when the height of the scaffolding exceeds four times the minimum base width.

A scaffolding course will enable you to gain vital knowledge you'll need to ensure that all your scaffold work is safe.

Scaffolders should always adopt a safe system of work during the erection, altering and dismantling of independent scaffolding.

Always take the time to familiarize yourself with the scaffolding regulations.

It's always difficult to determine the durability of steal and mild steel scaffolding.

Whether you are a scaffolding rental company or you're a laborer responsible for renting scaffolding for job sites, it's imperative that you purchase comprehensive insurance packages.

Common causes of scaffolding accidents include; insecure bracing, faulty equipment, forgotten safety components, faulty planking and shoddy construction materials.

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