In some Asian countries, historically, scaffolding bars made of bamboo have been used to construct high rise buildings, and are still used even today.
If you are working on a building that is adjacent to a public highway, then the safety of all highway users is of great importance.
There are a number of scaffolding types available. Therefore it's always advisable to familiarize yourself with the hazards associated with the scaffold type you're using.
Buying your own scaffolding can prove to be cheaper and save you thousands.
Any company found to be in violation of scaffolding regulations is likely to be issued with a fine by OSHA.
To make sure a construction site is safe and accident free; always employ qualified people to erect scaffolding.
There are two primary categories of scaffolding, fixed and mobile.
When you are applying for jobs in scaffolding, make sure that you list all of the things that you are able to do and what experience you have.
System scaffolding or modular scaffolding is used industrial settings and is renowned for it's of its ease of installation, versatility and strength.
Anyone planning to use portable scaffolding should be trained by a properly qualified person.
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
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