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What Fall Protection is Required When Working on Scaffolding?

Scaffolding is a common part of many commercial and residential job sites that require consistent access to high areas. Though useful, there are many rules and regulations governing the safe…

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Renting vs Buying Scaffolding

Scaffold Rentals, Scaffold Supply | February 11, 2021

The decision of whether to rent or buy scaffolding should depend on a couple of different factors. Even if your company might use it frequently, it is often better to…

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Why Onsite Safety Training is Important

Workplace Safety | January 28, 2021

Whether you have a temporary jobsite or a permanent facility that your team works in, it is a great idea to get onsite safety training. Safety training can keep your…

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Scaffolding Rules and Regulations

Scaffold Safety, Scaffolding | December 17, 2020

If you are planning on renting scaffolding on your next jobsite, it is important to be aware of some of the different types of scaffolding rules and regulations to ensure…

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Does Scaffolding Need to be Attached to the Building?

Access Scaffolding, Scaffold Safety | November 26, 2020

Scaffolding is one of the most useful ways to access jobs at heights; however, if set up or used improperly, it can be a major safety hazard. Whether you are…

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New Great Location in Burnaby

Company News | November 12, 2020

It is an exciting time here at United Scaffold, as we have just moved to a great new premises here in Burnaby, BC. Our new location is going to allow…

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How do You Identify the Safe Load Rating for a Scaffold Platform?

Access Scaffolding, Scaffold Safety | October 22, 2020

If you work on a jobsite where scaffolding is present or if you have rented scaffolding for a home project, it is incredibly important to know how to identify the…

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Confined Space Safety in Construction

Confined Space Safety | September 29, 2020

Over the last 15 years, 18 deaths have occurred in confined space jobs in British Columbia according to WorkSafeBC, and it is estimated that over 100 deaths occur across Canada…

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Why Should You Rent Scaffolding to Paint Your House?

If you are planning on painting your house, it is important to have a plan in place before you get started. Regardless of how tall your house is, it is…

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What is a Scaffold Podger Used For?

If you are setting up scaffolding, it is likely that you will need a scaffolding podger in order to get the job done properly and efficiently. Scaffolding podgers are tools…

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