Suspended Scaffold Pre-Operation Inspection Checklist
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|Suspended Scaffold should be physically of sound material.
|It should not be damaged.
|Scaffold should not be altered any way.
|It should not be overloaded in any case.
|It is used for its intended purpose only.
|Means of communication should be available with workers at Platform.
|Suspended scaffold should be inspected and certified by competent person.
|Suspended scaffold should not be unattended, in case it should be secured and disconnected by all means.
|It should be properly labelled and legible.
|All hardware should be in good and working condition.
|Locking devices are properly installed and in working condition. And are not worn or corroded.
|In case of welding additional safety measures should be available.
|All Electrical Connection should be fixed properly and connected in safe manner.
|Counter weight should be calculated properly as per requirement and match to load capacity of suspended scaffold.
|All joints are in good condition and rust free.
|Designed of platform should be proper and correctly assembled as per manufacturer`s instruction and design including all parts.
|Platform should be free from corrosion, rust, damage, worn, etc.
|Wire rope length should be appropriate according to job.
|The wire rope should be inspected and tested properly and properly reeved through sheaves.
Suspended Scaffold Inspection Checklist Pictorial View:
|The stirrup sheaves, bearings, inlet wire guides are in good condition without damage.
|When working near live wires safe distance should be maintained. Don’t allow anyone without confirming with authority regarding hazards and working criteria.
|Consider weather condition before allowing to work on suspended scaffold.
|All fittings are checked and tested under load.
|Strain reliefs are present and connected.
|Emergency stop and secondary brake should be in working condition.
|All workers must use fall arrest equipment all times. Each part of fall arrest equipment to be inspected and adjusted thoroughly including full body harness, rope grab, etc.
|Only trained authorised person allowed to work with suspended scaffold.
|Emergency rescue plan available and understood with review.
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