Falls Prevention deserves your attention – Scaffold and heights safety blitz from NSW Government

Falls Prevention deserves your attention – Scaffold and heights safety blitz from NSW Government

Extract from SafeWork NSW Website: “GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES SAFETY BLITZ TO DRIVE DOWN CONSTRUCTION DEATHS Ministerial Media Release | 22/11/2017 Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean today launched a year-long blitz to crack down on dodgy construction businesses which put their workers at risk. Mr Kean said the number of falls from heights reported to SafeWork
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Congratulations from the entire Mr. Scaffold family

Congratulations from the entire Mr. Scaffold family

Many of you will remember the lengths to which our Defence Project Manager Scott Micallef went to in conquering the heights of Mount Kilimanjaro. Altitude sickness symptoms can include: Breathlessness, Heart palpitations, inability to walk in a straight line, Dizziness etc. We are not sure if Scott was feeling any of these symptoms again recently,
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Erecting a Mobile Scaffold

Erecting a Mobile Scaffold

Erecting a  Mobile Scaffold. – BEFORE YOU START – CHECK FOR HAZARDS – LOOK UP! Mr Scaffold has several instruction labels for erecting Mobile Scaffolds, one is pictured below.  The steps below are taken from the Triple and Quad width Safe Erection Procedure: Step 1 :  Fit castors into the base frames. Step 2 :  Attach
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Roof Restoration with safety using aluminium scaffold

Roof Restoration with safety using aluminium scaffold

Mr. Scaffold specialises in “Ground-up” scaffolding, where we base our scaffold on the available firm surface below the area to be accessed, and build up to create a safe work platform. This example is where we had the main levels at 3 and 5 metres, with various other platforms worked into the build to meet
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How to fit a Double width scaffold through a 30cm gap

How to fit a Double width scaffold through a 30cm gap

Mr. Scaffold is very adept at creating unique and innovative solutions to each of the access challenges that are presented when we attend a scaffolding site.  Our experienced estimators have usually noted the difficulties of the situation and will have a plan.  Working from the ground up, each level of the scaffold is  envisaged, and
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What is the difference between the Mr. Scaffold Brands

Scaffolding is a versatile and flexible product which has many different variations and alternatives.  Here at Mr. Scaffold we specialise in aluminium scaffolds, and even within this specialty, there are many different possibilities for you, our customer.  To make it easier for you to identify the different ranges of aluminium scaffolding, Mr. Scaffold has broken
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Cleaning your Scaffold

Cleaning your Scaffold

Mr. Scaffold sells and hires our patented brand of aluminium scaffold around the country.  We erect it using our own crews, and we return it to our hire depots.  Therefore, we have a great deal of experience with the use and maintenance of aluminium scaffold when it is used continuously in industrial, commercial and residential
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Scaffold access around a railway maintenance machine

Scaffold access around a railway maintenance machine

Large vehicles are notoriously difficult to work on.  Component size, height from the ground and a lack of a convenient surface to properly position yourself to reach and work on the required area are among the most common issues.  The Transport Industry is recognised as being one of the most dangerous for not having appropriate
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The safe way to scaffold over a pool

The safe way to scaffold over a pool

Australian property sizes are shrinking.  At a time when headlines contain the details of the sale of the largest station in the world, our cities are becoming more compacted each time a building is redesigned or redeveloped. Over the past five years rampant population growth and skyrocketing land prices have seen a significant reduction in
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Stair access for gutter replacement Pascoe Vale

Stair access for gutter replacement Pascoe Vale

Mr. Scaffold is a national company which is constantly striving to bring the same levels of consistent reliability, innovation and service across all our depots.  Each branch is a part of the entire Mr. Scaffold organisation, operating in concert with our Head Office and the other depots.  This is the only way we know to
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Aluminium Scaffold can meet many needs and requirements

Aluminium Scaffold can meet many needs and requirements

Mr Scaffold specialises in aluminium scaffold, with our own brand that is manufactured to our own patents to meet and exceed the requirements of being used throughout Australia.  Aluminium scaffold is far lighter than any steel counterpart, and is pound for pound a stronger material.  The reduced weight makes aluminium scaffold quicker to assemble, and
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Custom scaffolding requirements are the norm

Custom scaffolding requirements are the norm

Mr Scaffold operates across Australia with depots in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth.  We have almost two decades of experience as a scaffolding company in providing access to Residential, Commercial and Industrial clients.  What we have found is that it is very rare for an access solution to have a completely “off the shelf” solution.  Mr Scaffold
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