What Are The Requirements For Setting Up Scaffolds?

Within a workshop environment temporary work carried out at height should be minimal.  There may be a need to access areas at height for maintenance purposes or for access to stored materials.  A risk assessment should be carried out for each activity and the appropriate method of access selected to carry out the work safely. When planning any work at height you must consider surrounding workers or persons to ensure that they are not put at risk by the work being carried out. Remember these golden rules:

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