Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 37

Slide 37


Title: Mobile (cont'd)

Type: Text Slide


  • Not allowed to ride on scaffolds unless the following exist

    - Surface on which scaffold is being moved is within 3 degrees of level, and free of pits, holes and obstructions

    - Height to base width ratio during movement is 2:1 or less

    - Outrigger frames, when used, are installed on both sides of the scaffold

  • When power systems are used, the propelling force is:

    - Applied directly to the wheels

    - Does not produce a speed in excess of 1 foot per second

  • No employee is on any part of the scaffold that extends beyond the wheels, casters, or other supports
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