Lyndon SGB duo provide a ‘total access’ package at London landmark development

Lyndon SGB and Taylor's Hoists are providing a ‘total access’ package for leading contractor Lendlease on the landmark new development at One Bishopsgate Plaza,...
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AIF Confirm Speaker Line-Up for National Work at Height Conference

A total of 13 speakers will address the Access Industry Forum's (AIF) second national conference Working at height: Access for Life on Thursday, 14...
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Overseas training expands into Malaysia

CISRS scaffolder training has expanded into new territory with the opening of two new scaffolding centres in Malaysia.  The CISRS Overseas Scaffolder Training Scheme (OSTS)...
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Time to have your say on the future of the scaffolding industry, says trade...

The Scaffolding Association has made a plea to the industry, to participate fully in CITB consultation on National Occupational Standards and specific Training Standards. A...
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Worker dies in scaffold ladder fall

A contractor has been fined after an employee fell to his death from a ladder while exiting a scaffold at Jute Street, Aberdeen.  Aberdeen Sheriff...
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CITB issues scaffolding training update

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has issued an update on its scaffolding training reform progress. The CITB has highlighted its commitment to ensuring that...
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No edge protection lands roofers in court

Both partners of a roofing firm have been sentenced after working unsafely on a Bowls Club in Salisbury. Swindon Magistrates’ Court heard how between April...

‘That’s a Wrap’ – Generate more money from your scaffolding

Building wraps are becoming big business which scaffolding contractors like yourselves are perfectly positioned to take advantage of. By teaming up...

Palmers bags Heathrow Design & Quality Award

Palmers Scaffolding UK has been awarded a Balfour Beatty Design & Quality Award for its complex work at Heathrow Airport T4 roof...
Image of scaffolder Josh Holmes with his children, Josh has been left paralysed after a motocross accident

Scaffolder Left Paralysed After Freak Accident

A scaffolder from Lancashire has been left paralysed from the chest down after a terrible motocross accident. Josh...