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Scaffolding Slide Presentation Slide 16

Slide 16


Title: Slide 16

Type: Image Slide


What's wrong with this scaffold? The planks are not cleated or otherwise secured against displacement, there are no guardrails, and there is greater than a 14-inch gap between the building and the scaffold platform.

[Includes an image of improper scaffold spacing and displacement securing]

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