Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 15

Slide 15


Title: 1926.451(b) Platform construction (cont'd)

Type: Text Slide with Image


  • No paint on wood platforms, except edges that may be marked for identification
  • Fully planked between from upright and guardrail
  • No mixed components, unless compatible and integrity maintained
  • No modification of mixed components unless approved by competent person
  • No components or dissimilar metals unless competent person determines galvanic action will not reduce strength

[Includes photo of wood plank marked with: "PROOF TESTED SCAFFOLD PLANKING - OSHA"]

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