News - Workplace Safety

30” Diameter Construction Chutes

Workplace Safety | October 5, 2023

Construction projects, large or small, generate substantial amounts of debris. From excess material to waste, managing this debris efficiently becomes crucial on every construction site. Enter 30” diameter construction chutes,…

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When are Construction/Debris Chutes Required in BC?

Workplace Safety | September 14, 2023

Construction sites are ever-evolving places where tasks vary daily, and the tools required can change frequently. At United Scaffold, we know that, while scaffolding, protective gear, and confined space equipment…

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Scaffolding Fall Protection Requirements

Fall Protection, Workplace Safety | September 29, 2022

Shoring and access scaffolding systems are effective and reliable solutions for various commercial, industrial, and residential job sites. While the utility of these systems cannot be understated, it is crucial…

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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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How to Develop an Effective Safety Program

Workplace Safety | June 13, 2019

One of the most effective ways to ensure employee and jobsite safety is to have a comprehensive safety program in place that commits a company to workplace safety and outlines…

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Where to Rent Confined Space Equipment

Confined spaces can be incredibly dangerous to work in. There are a number of safety recommendations that Worksafe BC summarizes to ensure worker safety when working in confined spaces. Many…

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Winter Driving and Workplace Safety Tips

Workplace Safety | December 20, 2018

Following these simple winter driving and workplace safety tips can help ensure that you make it home to enjoy the holidays with family and friends. At United Scaffold Supply, we…

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Drug and Alcohol Safety in the Workplace

Company News, Workplace Safety | October 30, 2018

In light of the recent passing of legislation legalizing the use of marijuana in Canada, it is pertinent to inspect the standards of drug and alcohol safety in the workplace….

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