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Scaffolding Slide Presentation Slide 10

Slide 10


Title: Slide 10

Type: Image Slide


Safe access for mobile scaffolds? Not by climbing this type of end frame. Note the trip hazards caused by tools and power cords. This scaffold is inside a clarifier tank at a water treatment plant under construction, and is erected over an approximately 4-foot x 10-foot floor opening, which adds another 10 feet to the fall height (6 feet + 10 feet = 16 feet).

[Includes an image of a worker climbing a scaffold erected over an opening in the floor]

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