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To erect scaffolding on or over a public highway, you'll need to be issued with a license from your local Highway Authority.

Scaffolding bars must always be supported on proprietary base plates to ensure the safety of the scaffolding when the scaffolding bars are used vertically.

In some Asian countries, scaffolding tubes made of bamboo have been used, and are still used to construct high rise buildings.

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

A scaffolding framework is usually made from a series of metal poles and wooden planks which act as working platforms.

DIY scaffolding will require the use of guard rails, toe boards and safety mesh or net to prevent accidents.

Bamboo scaffolding has amazing flexibility.

Repeated reports of scaffolding accidents state that. 'Scaffolding that was improperly constructed, and negligently maintained.'

In the interest of staff, it is a company's legal duty to ensure that all safe scaffolding practices are carried out.

DIY scaffolding can be a cost effective alternative to using scaffolding professionals when all the correct procedures are followed.

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