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    I would be more concerned that they have a design...

    I would be more concerned that they have a design for the specific job and that they have the experience and knowledge to put the said job up.
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    Stating that you have only been in the...

    Stating that you have only been in the Scaffolding safety game for a few years is not exactly going to fill potential clients with confidence fellas and calling it a game might be fine with some but...
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    A wee bit harsh calling the question pointless...

    A wee bit harsh calling the question pointless phil,but thanks for taking the time to answer.
    We have got a generic design for 3 inside boards but unfortunately on this particular job we were unable...
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    Thanks for your answer,i suppose how i should...

    Thanks for your answer,i suppose how i should have worded my original post was are using Doubles as per TG20 regs. or would it show that on a compliance sheet.
    I haven't got access to our copy of...
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    3 inside boards question.

    When doing a 3 inside board scaffold [top lift only has 3] does the bridle tube for spurring need to be on doubles?
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    We had a similar job to do a couple of years ago...

    We had a similar job to do a couple of years ago for a well known client which required a design and the design required using upright steel ladder beams as standards with additional standards...
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    I use the Site Audit Pro App. which you can...

    I use the Site Audit Pro App. which you can download either onto your smart phone or on to a tablet or likewise,easy to use and not too pricey.
    Google Site Audit Pro for information regarding price...
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    I remember when i got into this game all you...

    I remember when i got into this game all you really needed was a bit of muscle a head for the heights and a willingness to learn the game.
    You'll soon need a fecin university degree just to get a...
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    Can't see why we can't cover anything that the...

    Can't see why we can't cover anything that the course is going to bring up in a few Toolbox talks in the yard or on site.
    For most scaffs on the cards it will just be a couple of days break sat in a...
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    Only ever known it as a pinch tie,i'm sure the...

    Only ever known it as a pinch tie,i'm sure the politically correct brigade would be all over anyone calling it Indian especially if installed using Fanny clips.
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    moving it to the inside line usually works,just...

    moving it to the inside line usually works,just make sure you foam it up well and cable tie it.
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    That's great Alan, it's always reassuring to hear...

    That's great Alan, it's always reassuring to hear these sort of queries answered by someone with your experience in these matters.
    So to clarify the matter can we say that hitting the ground is just...
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    Surely it's good practice to hit the ground and...

    Surely it's good practice to hit the ground and it's something i've always done unless there is a kicker/foot-tie in place.
    But i have noticed just recently that a few of our lads are not hitting...
  14. They'll be spoilt for choice because i'm sure...

    They'll be spoilt for choice because i'm sure i've heard loads of scaffs on a friday session claiming that one,as i'm sure most of us have.
  15. When's it ever all gonna fecin end,£££££££.

    When's it ever all gonna fecin end,£££££££.
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    Impact wrench-price work-No TG regs=early...

    Impact wrench-price work-No TG regs=early retirement.
    If only!!
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    TG2018 states that no animal should be confined...

    TG2018 states that no animal should be confined to a rear garden, so you must allow access to the said animal to roam where the fec he wants at all times.
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    That's where the e-guide comes in handy,it tells...

    That's where the e-guide comes in handy,it tells you the requirements for scaffolds in certain areas where the weather can be an issue.
    If it's in a fairly normal environment with no adverse weather...
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    I used the threaded bar ties when we had the...

    I used the threaded bar ties when we had the same sort of multi-storey timber frame jobs a few years back,they went in at floor levels with one end of the bar threaded into solid steel thing that...
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    I remember first coming across the term when...

    I remember first coming across the term when working for Grayston Wokingham depot back in the 80's,i think it was called that because if you remember the old foot scaffolds we used to put around new...
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    This is the sort of situation where the...

    This is the sort of situation where the compliance sheets cover your back.
    Then you can shove it up the ********* nose next time he gives you any hassle.
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    I reckon that this "well known company" need to...

    I reckon that this "well known company" need to know what's going on on this particular site,it sounds very dodgy to say the least.
    Who has been inspecting their scaffold's previously?,or have they...
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    I took the Advanced inspection course as my way...

    I took the Advanced inspection course as my way off of 35 years on the tools,it's not a bad number if you can get on a firm that employs a full time inspector.
    I still do the odd day on the tools...
  24. The likes of Carillion specify that to inspect...

    The likes of Carillion specify that to inspect their Scaffold's that you must hold an Advanced ticket and with a minimum of 5 years experience as well as an Advanced inspection ticket.
    If more...
  25. I would also add that not enough scaffolds are...

    I would also add that not enough scaffolds are being inspected in the correct way by properly trained competent people.
    Too many construction companies taking the cheaper option of sending site...
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