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Access Scaffolding Vs Shoring Scaffolding

When it comes to indoor and outdoor construction projects, the equipment you choose will have a significant impact on safety and productivity. This is especially true for projects that require…

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How to Choose the Right Scaffolding System

Scaffolding, Scaffolding Rentals | November 30, 2021

Every construction and industrial project is unique and will require a tailored solution that adequately addresses each unique site element. This is especially true for scaffolding systems as the incorrect…

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Safety Tips for Working on Scaffolds in the Rain

Scaffold Safety | October 26, 2021

Access scaffolding systems are popular aerial access options for a variety of construction sites across North America. Though scaffolding systems are normally safe and efficient, they can become hazardous during…

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What is Ring-Loc Scaffolding?

Shoring Scaffolding | September 30, 2021

Scaffolding systems are a common sight on construction sites and industrial projects for a reason. Their aerial access capabilities and proven track record make them a great choice for most…

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Summer Scaffolding Hazards

Scaffold Safety | August 31, 2021

Scaffolding hazards never disappear, they just transform as the work environment changes. Though it is easy to assume that dry and predictable weather is easier to work in than cold…

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How Scaffolding Systems are Affected by Weather

Scaffold Safety | July 29, 2021

Scaffolding systems are an efficient and effective method of accessing difficult areas for construction in elevated areas or on the side of a building. Though scaffolding systems are safe and…

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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…

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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…

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What is a Scaffold Ratchet?

Scaffolding Tools | 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…

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Great New Location in Port Coquitlam

Company News | 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…

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