Window Washer Scaffold

Window Washer Scaffold

A scaffolding company that fails to comply with legislation could cost them dearly. Especially in the case of a fatality where there is no evidence of scaffolding training.

When a scaffolding accident is reported the responsibility will often lie with the scaffolding companies, architects or engineers.

A suspended or swingstage scaffold has a platform that can be raised or lowered. An example of a suspended scaffold are those commonly used as a means to wash the outer windows on highrises.

Any company found to be in violation of scaffolding regulations is likely to be issued with a fine by OSHA.

The width of the boards will always determine the width of the scaffolding structure. It is recommended that the width scaffolding should be no less than 600mm. A four board scaffold would be 870mm.

DIY scaffolding systems are generally quite easy and straightforward to erect when the instructions are properly followed.

Always read carefully and follow all instructions regarding scaffolding erection, usage and dismantling.

It is important that when you buy scaffolding, it is sensible to buy extra pieces as replacement parts.

Make sure that you tailor your applications for jobs in scaffolding to those which are appropriate to your skills.

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.

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