Failure to comply with weekly inspections could result minimum fine of £2000 and the HSE may even condemn your scaffold and shut down your site. Protect the reputation of your company, ensure all scaffolds are inspected at least every 7 days. Protect your business minimum £2000 fine whether it is a huge project or a small extension new CDM regulations 2015 make you responsible.
It is a legal requirement for all scaffolds to be inspected prior to handover and every 7 days thereafter or following any adverse weather conditions and/or ay alterations. These inspections must be carried out by a ‘competent person’. We have inspectors qualified to inspect both basic and advanced designed scaffolds. Our inspection service allows a client or contractor piece of mind knowing the scaffold is regularly inspected and safe for use.
The HSE places the responsibility upon the employer to ensure the safety of a scaffold. The safest way to ensure your scaffold is compliant with the current regulations is to have it inspected every 7 days by a competent scaffolding inspector. All Aspects Scaffolding Safety Services Ltd Inspectors are all fully trained and certified to carry out inspectors on all types of scaffolding from basic to complex advanced scaffolds.
Our inspection service includes:
- Regular inspections by a competent person (every 7 days)
- Handover certificates provided
- Inspection certificates provided
- We use a detailed Inspection checklist a copy can be provided upon request
- Use of scaff-tag system
- Fully detailed report (including photographs where required)
- Programmed weekly inspections
- One off scaffold inspections
- Full scaffold audits