Supported scaffolding makes it possible for employees to reach the work that they do off the ground. But the hazards that are associated with scaffold work lead to thousands of employee injuries and more than 50 fatalities every year.
Atlantic's "Supported Scaffolding Safety in Industrial and Construction Environments" courses discuss supported scaffolds, how they should be constructed, the hazards that are associated with them, the OSHA regulations that address these hazards and the equipment and procedures that employees should use to work with them safely. All of the products... the new "Micro-Learning" and full-length online courses as well as the DVDs and interactive CD courses... discuss topics that are integral to employees' understanding of these issues.
Topics covered in these products include:
All "Supported Scaffolding Safety in Industrial and Construction Environments" products are available in English and Spanish.
The objective of Atlantic's Supported Scaffolding Safety video Program is to assist facilities of all types in complying with OSHA's Scaffolding regulation (29 CFR 1926.451), and to help employees understand the dangers of working with scaffolds, and how these risks can be minimized by knowing the correct ways to erect, maintain and use scaffolding equipment.