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Essential Scaffold Components

scaffold pieces

A single scaffold bay incorporates a variety of parts, each with their own purpose, to create functioning workspace. All pieces fit together exactly to safeguard workers while also maintain strength and stability for extended periods of time. The list below covers Kwikstage scaffold components, but, many parts below are universal across a variety of different […]

How To Easily Install Portable Temporary Fencing

Finished Temporary Fencing set

As a new project begins, it’s vital to understand how to build a Temporary Fence around a construction site. It is required by law in Australia to erect Temporary Fencing around a worksite for a multitude of reasons, including worker and public safety. If an accident occurs and it is discovered that there was insufficient, unsafe, […]

The Benefits of Scaffold Maintenance

importance of scaffold maintenance

Scaffolding provides access for hard-to-reach areas allowing builders to complete work in a safe manner. For Scaffolds to be secure, parties involved (either employment-related or otherwise) must continually assess their equipment and realise the benefits of regular scaffold maintenance and when to upgrade completely. Quick and effective maintenance includes: Benefits Regular maintenance is minimal its […]

The Importance Scaffold Inspections

Importance of scaffold inspections

Scaffolds are temporary structures erected on construction sites to complete elevated work. Scaffolds exist to improve workplace safety. Unfortunately, simply assembling such platforms does not guarantee security. Accidents still occur on these structures ranging from bad luck to an incident resulting from an inadequate inspection. Failure of inspection can cause injury or death which is […]

Transform a tall mobile scaffold tower to a wide platform in 10 minutes

Transform a tall mobile scaffold tower to a wide platform in 10 minutes With our new modular system, you can turn a high mobile tower to a wide platform in 10 minutes. Step 1. Dismantle the top rack from the existing access tower with care. Step 2: Divide the tower into half, install two pieces […]