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Answers to some of your questions about scaffolding

Answers to some of your questions about scaffolding

Rome wasn’t built in a day. No one knows how long it took, but one thing is sure, it required a lot of scaffolding. Scaffolding is to thank for the many engineering feats we enjoy -- megastructures like dams and even inspiring monuments. None of it would be possible...

Different Kinds of Scaffolding

Different Kinds of Scaffolding

We’ve talked about why scaffolding is important in any construction site and why you should always consider this as a requirement in any project. But there are also different kinds and types of scaffolding, so how do you know which one to use for your project? How do...

Top Scaffolding Failures and What To Do About It

Top Scaffolding Failures and What To Do About It

Scaffolding is a staple of construction needed on building projects of any scale; it's also hazardous, so it's essential to make sure everything is in place to avoid any harm to the operation, and more importantly, the workforce. What has to be looked out for? The top...

Scaffold Safety (Working at Heights)

Scaffold Safety (Working at Heights)

Whenever additional hazards are added to a workplace – such as scaffolding – it naturally produces additional risks, in this case, working at heights. When scaffolding is introduced to a site, the employer or contractor (as well as the Person Conducting a Business or...

Why Is Scaffolding Important?

Why Is Scaffolding Important?

Have you been looking for reliable scaffolding in the Auckland area? Are you typing in the Google search “scaffolding service near me” and there’s a bunch of results, you don’t know which to pick? Don’t fret, as Access One will be able to help you streamline what you...

A brief history of scaffolding

A brief history of scaffolding

When teenage boys discovered the Lascaux Cave Paintings in France in 1940, they probably stared up in wonder at the vivid colours and spectacular images. They may even have wondered how the ancient artist could ever reach those high walls and ceilings, never mind...

The Cost of Building in an Era without Scaffolding

The Cost of Building in an Era without Scaffolding

There's an iconic photo you'll recognise called 'Lunch atop a Skyscraper' featuring men sitting on a steel girder eating, smoking and chatting while their legs dangle 70 floors above the New York Skyline – no scaffolding or safety equipment of any kind – it's a drop...

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