Plans To Build Scaffolding

Plans To Build Scaffolding

Access ladders should extend about 1 m above the working platform of independent scaffolding in order to provide a handhold for people getting on and off.

Make sure that all scaffolding bars, tools, and materials are at least 10 feet away from energized power lines and that the power lines are also protected.

Bamboo scaffolding is well renowned for its strength.

The internet is an excellent resource which you can use to train your employees about scaffolding safety.

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

Any stresses that are caused by the use of scaffolding planks must be properly distributed from the scaffolding plank to the framework.

When finding a scaffolding company you will to decide exactly what you want from them in terms of service, safety and peace of mind.

Rather than dismantlement and storing some scaffolding companies will leave their scaffolding in situ until it's ready to move to the next job.

Ensure that the scaffold company you propose to use has a good history in terms of reputation service and safety.

Only apply for jobs in scaffolding with companies that adhere to the rules of the workplace and current legislation.

Scaffolding Articles

Scaffolding Inspection
What is Covered by a Scaffolding Inspection?

Before scaffolding can be used an inspection must be carried out by a qualified inspector. So what exactly is covered during an inspection?

  • 10th October, 2013
Aluminum Scaffolding
How Aluminum Scaffolding is Used in Construction

Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.

  • 18th September, 2012
Secondhand Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs With Secondhand Scaffolding

Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.

  • 3rd August, 2012
Scaffolding Regulations
Scaffolding Regulations

Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.

  • 26th October, 2012
How to Erect Scaffolding

Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.

  • 21st June, 2012
Taking Scaffolding Courses

Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.

  • 20th June, 2012
Rolling Scaffolding
The Lowdown on Rolling Scaffolding

Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.

  • 26th December, 2013
Buying Scaffolding

A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.

  • 20th June, 2012
Scaffolding Erectors
Scaffolding Erectors and the Services They Provide

If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.

  • 13th December, 2013
Scaffolding Training Offers Multiple Benefits

Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.

  • 18th June, 2012