Every year, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compiles its most frequently cited violations. Thus, we have a lot to learn about the different safety and fall prevention steps companies are, or are not, taking to protect their workers. Furthermore, at Nation Wide Ladder, we take safety seriously and want our customers to
If you’re in the industry, scaffolding can be the deal breaker to safely completing a project. However, did you know that there is more than one type of scaffolding? Contrary to popular belief, there is interior and exterior scaffold. Beyond that, access, safety features, and accessories also come into play. Who knew the world of
Monday, 01 June 2020 by Patrick Lyon
Climbing ladders or scaffolding systems may be second nature to some, but fall protection is an element that remains constant.
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 by Patrick Lyon
Tackling a little DIY work while stuck at home? Then you'll want to read this article first!
Roof scaffolding, or platform hoists, are an excellent resource for roofing jobs. Because of the height of the job site, having equipment that allows for materials to be easily transported is essential. Economical and safe, platform hoists provide many benefits not only to the operator but the customer as well. With companies such as, Nation
Many times people hear the word scaffolding and think of metal structures attached to the outside of a large commercial building. What many do not realize is that scaffolding can be utilized for many different reasons. Interior scaffolding is particularly popular amongst those involved with interior renovations or construction. Depending on the job at
When it comes to scaffolding, it’s easy to think it’s a one size fits all scenario. Don’t make that mistake. Alum-a-pole is a trusted scaffolding brand that goes above and beyond required safety features. This product features a lifetime warranty and has been crafted with ease of use in mind. That’s why we’re proud vendors
Scaffolding is a raised platform that’s traditionally used for workers to do work on the outside of a building. The size of the platform will depend on how high the workers are, how many of them are working, and their tools. It’s also sometimes referred to as “staging.” At Nationwide Ladder, we’re committed to providing
It can be difficult to work with a concept or materials that are brand new to you if you don’t have a well-formed idea of their capabilities. Many people are aware of construction equipment and use it almost daily. Still, do you know how to use it to its fullest potential? There are some ways