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Scaffolding Conference Success

The Scaffolding Association has held the UK’s first ever dedicated scaffolding and access conference
The Scaffolding Association has held the UK’s first ever dedicated scaffolding and access conference that aimed to be both engaging and informative. Around 150 people...

Dodgy scaffold design led to two deaths at paper mill

An investigation by Canada's workplace health and safety board has found that scaffold design failures led to a major scaffold collapse which killed two...

Recruitment drive that’s turning inmates to scaffolding

Many young offenders are being given a second chance through a scaffolding initiative involving the Made Inside Britain project, a CISRS-approved training provider and NASC Contractor members.
Many young offenders are being given a second chance through a scaffolding initiative involving the Made Inside Britain project, a CISRS-approved training provider and...

HSE to carry out 1000 inspections to combat aches, pains and...

HSE inspectors are set to carry out 1000 inspections on construction sites in October and November after launching a campaign to combat serious aches, pains and strains.
HSE inspectors are set to carry out 1000 inspections on construction sites in October and November after launching a campaign to combat serious aches,...

A new ‘Plus’ for George Roberts

Global scaffolding supplier George Roberts Ltd has launched a new e-commerce site, GR Plus.
Global scaffolding supplier George Roberts Ltd has launched a new e-commerce site, GR Plus. The brand new easy to navigate online shop features George Roberts's...

NSW launches ‘Fastest Fixer’ competition

National Scaffolding Week (NSW) has partnered with TRAD UK to launch a 'Fastest Fixer' competition across six of its depots nationwide. National Scaffolding Week 26...