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Streetworks and Highway Scaffolding in Cornwall

Scaffolding on the public highway holds potentially more risk than that on a building site, purely because the general public is not aware of hazards associated with scaffolding which could make them more susceptible to possible injury. For this reason, when requiring highway scaffolding in Cornwall it is vital that you use a fully-trained, properly …

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The Most Unusual Scaffold Project in Cornwall?

Here at 7 Bays Scaffolding we get tasked with erecting all sorts of unique scaffold projects. From public highway scaffolding to temporary roofs, temporary staircases and everything in between, the day in the life of a scaffolder in Cornwall is often varied and interesting.  Then sometimes something really unusual comes along…! Nothing quite compares to …

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Everything You Need to Know About Scaffolding Inspections

Scaffolding Inspections (and What You Need to Know About Them) Under the Work at Height Regulations act 2005, all scaffolding must be inspected by law to ensure its safety. Any equipment exposed to conditions that may cause it to deteriorate should be inspected. This falls under the responsibility of the scaffold users/those hiring the scaffolding …

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Post-Lockdown Scaffolding; How Does it Affect You?

After the recent global outbreak of Covid-19, the latest governmental provisions require that continuation of any sort of construction work can only be authorised when adequate safety conditions are adopted to keep workers protected. Like many others in the construction industry, here at 7 Bays Scaffolding we are working hard to keep everyone safe in …

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Do You Need Scaffolding? 5 Vital Questions to ask Before Starting Every Construction Project

Many types of construction projects use scaffolding, but how do you know when you need to start the search for a scaffolder in Cornwall? And what indicators mean that need scaffolding as part of your project? There are many factors to consider when deciding if the job requires scaffolding, simply ask yourself these five questions… …

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