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Collapse of Scaffolding Seriously Injures Nottingham Worker

A scaffolding company which is based in Kirkby in Ashfield has been prosecuted by the Health and Safety executive.  They were found to be responsible for a collapse of the scaffolding in Nottingham which injured a local roofer.   The roofing contractor had to take four months off work while he recovered from his injuries. The… Read the Full Post

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Top Tips for Inspecting Scaffolding

How to inspect Scaffolding A suitably trained, qualified and competent person will carry out at least weekly inspections of all scaffolds as detailed in this document in pursuance of the The working at height regulations 2005. Scaffolding must be inspected before first use. Here is a basic checklist for inspecting Tube and Fitting Scaffolds. FOUNDATIONS… Read the Full Post

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