Regulations on performance of work, section 17-5 states that those who use scaffolding shall be trained in the use of scaffolding. This course addresses key themes of work in height, with the main focus on the use of scaffolding. The course contains topics such as basic rules, use of scaffolding, lift and ladder, personal protective equipment and personal fall protection.

Lessons

Law and training (users)

Section 3-1 of the Working Environment Act deals with organizations’ requirements for systematic health, environmental and safety work (hereinafter referred to as HSE work). This work is further explained in…

Risk assessment (users)

The construction industry is a major industry which comprises 227,000 people. The industry is complicated and it is particularly challenging to do good HSE work to prevent accidents and health…

Requirements and calculations (users)

There is a lot to think about when building a scaffolding. We have previously pointed out that a risk assessment must be done in advance of the construction and that…