The Importance of a Scaffold Safety Plan
When it comes to access scaffolding and shoring scaffolding, many potential safety risks must be addressed before operating on them. Falling tools, falls from heights, collapsing bars, and electrocution from… Read More
Common Hazards When Working on Scaffolding
Scaffolding is a staple for many commercial and residential job sites that require consistent aerial access. Though access scaffolding is necessary for most projects, there are several hazards and safety… Read More
What is a Scaffold Ratchet?
| April 29, 2021
When a scaffold system is being set up or taken down, all personnel involved will likely be using tools known as scaffold ratchets. These tools are a variation of scaffold… Read More
Great New Location in Port Coquitlam
| April 23, 2021
We have been busy here at United Scaffold! We are pleased to announce that we just moved into a great new location in Port Coquitlam, BC. This new location will… Read More
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… Read More
Renting vs Buying Scaffolding
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… Read More
Why Onsite Safety Training is Important
| 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… Read More
Scaffolding Rules and Regulations
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… Read More
Does Scaffolding Need to be Attached to the Building?
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… Read More
New Great Location in Burnaby
| 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… Read More