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