Intent – To eliminate or minimise the risks of fatalities, injuries and events arising from erecting, altering, dismantling and using scaffolding

Critical Controls

  • Engineer certified design drawings are available for scaffolding with risk of falling over 4 metres in height or of a complex nature
  • Temporary works associated with scaffolding is effectively managed
  • Scaffolding is erected/dismantled by trained and competent (and licensed where required) personnel
  • Changes in design are documented and approved by the certifying engineer
  • Protection in place around scaffolding
  • All required guardrails are in place during erection and dismantling in accordance with the 1m lift requirement
  • Incomplete scaffold is controlled and entry prohibited
  • Controls in place manage dropped objects
  • Formal periodic inspections are carried out by certified scaffolders or qualified persons

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