TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:
Title: 1926.451(b) Platform construction
Type: Text Slide with Image
- Fully planked and decked
- No more than 1" gap between adjacent units and platform and uprights
- Max openings between platform and uprights 9 -1/2"
- Platform and walkways at least 18" wide
[Includes photo of an employee working on improperly constructed scaffold]
Description: (1) Platform consists of only one plank; (2) Plank is supported by another plank that is supported by a window sill; (3) No fall protection.
Corrective Action: Provide adequate support for planks. Fully plank Platform. Provide fall protection