Window Washer Scaffold

Window Washer Scaffold

Independent scaffolding is a supported scaffold consisting of a platform(s) resting on cross beams (bearers) supported by ledgers and a double row of uprights independent of support.

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.

Before portable scaffolding is used, all the wheels will need to be locked and rigid which will keep the portable scaffolding stable for climbing.

Always ensure that DIY scaffold is properly secured, with outriggers as necessary, before use.

You should expect wooden scaffolding planks to have a shorter useable life than the scaffolding framework.

There are variations on each types of scaffolding. Its important to decide the type of scaffold for each job as a life will depend on it.

Always be sure that the names of the scaffolding companies you may choose, are not associated with anything negative.

A good scaffolding design should provide a way for workers to climb from platform to platform with ease.

To prevent accidents every scaffolder should be familiar with scaffolding regulations.

Bamboo scaffolding has amazing flexibility.

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