Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 36

Slide 36


Title: Mobile

Type: Text Slide with Image


  • Plumb, level and squared
  • Braced to prevent collapse
  • Casters and wheels locked to prevent movement while in a stationary position
  • Platforms must not extend beyond the base supports of the scaffold, unless stability is ensured

[Includes illustration of a mobile scaffold]

Speaker Notes:

Mobile scaffolds are a type of supported scaffold set on wheels or casters. They are designed to be easily moved and are commonly used for things like painting and plastering, where workers must frequently change position.

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