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First CISRS Approved Scaffolding Training Centre Opens In Doha

The overseas arm of CISRS the (OSTS) Overseas Scaffolding Training Scheme has once again increased it's reach in the Middle East with the addition...

Video: Motorbike rider wiped out as scaffolding falls four storeys

A video published by the Mail Online shows the utterly horrifying moment a motorbike rider is knocked unconscious when a steel scaffolding frame falls on his head as...

Video: High rise scaffolding falls as typhoon rips through Hong Kong

Credit: @HighlandPaddyHK Shocking video filmed in Hong Kong during typhoon Mangkhut shows the moment scaffolding collapsed on a highrise housing development project.The deadly typhoon Mangkhut...

2 Dead in Florida scaffolding collapse

Two construction workers fell to their deaths on Wednesday morning after falling seven stories from collapsed scaffolding near Walt Disney World in Florida. A third...

Scaffolding collapses during storm killing two in South Taiwan

Taiwan News has reported that two people have died and one person was severely injured after being hit by falling scaffolding from a 20-story-tall building...
New Zealand

Foreign workers in New Zealand’s construction industry at all time high

The number of foreigners traveling to New Zealand to work in scaffolding and construction has reached a new record. According to figures obtained by Newshub show in...

Partnership brings first CISRS approved training centre to Saudi Arabia

A new CISRS approved scaffolding training facility in Saudi Arabia has been launched by TAFE Arabia (Technical and Further Education) in partnership with Simian...

CISRS Accreditation Renewals in Oman & Nepal for Safety & Access

Training specialists Safety & Access have announced that following recent stringent audits by CISRS their partner centres in Oman and Nepal have passed with flying...
Bamboo Scaffolding to be 'Upcycled' In China

Bamboo Scaffolding to be ‘Upcycled’ In China

Hong Kong is backing the innovative upcycling of bamboo previously used as scaffolding on construction sites in the region. As a forward-thinking initiative, the practice...
Scaffolding engulfed in flames in Sydney

Scaffolding catches fire after it was erected to remove fire risk...

Scaffolding dramatically caught fire in Sydney, Australia yesterday after the office block cladding was removed less than a week ago because of concerns sparked...

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