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WHEN TO USE FORKLIFT CAGES AND HOW TO WORK SAFELY WITH THEM?

April 29, 2016 at 4:13 PM / by Ivelina Dulkova

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People say, where there’s a will, there’s a way. When it comes to working at height, this may not necessarily be a good thing. Often, a lack of appropriate access equipment causes employees to find sub-optimal methods of reaching areas at height. This can be dagerous, reckless and is easily avoided.

There is a wide variety of equipment available for work at height, including fixed scaffolding, tower scaffolds, mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), portable ladders, as well as non-integrated work platforms, or man-baskets. While the use of the latter is acceptable in very specific circumstances, it is not usually recommended. In this article we will outline what is a non-integrated work platform, how to work safely with it, and when it’s not acceptable to use it as means to access height.

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WHEN TO USE FORKLIFT CAGES AND HOW TO WORK SAFELY WITH THEM?

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