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General Requirement

Published On: 24-09-2019

Design Qualified Persons will plan, design, or modify scaffold systems.  Special job needs (configuration, location of access, material handling) will be communicated to the appropriate …

Inspection

Published On: 24-09-2019

Scaffolds will be inspected by a trained / qualified scaffold inspector: Before the scaffold is first used At least once every 7 days After any …

Terminology

Published On: 24-09-2019

Base Plate – A plate for distributing the load from a standard or raker. Bay Height – The vertical distance between the centres of 2 …

Training criteria

Published On: 24-09-2019

Employees who will be required to erect, maintain, inspect, and dismantle scaffolds must be trained and, successfully pass a competency assessment, to the requirements of …

Scaffold

Published On: 24-09-2019

    Scaffold Erection Hanging scaffolds over 6m wide or scaffolds with a higher load capacity than light duty require a design with supporting engineering …