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AS 1576.1:2010 Scaffolding

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Under Regulation 422 of the Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 (WA):

The principal employer at, and the manager of, a mine must ensure that construction work at the mine is carried out in accordance with the applicable Australian Standards.

This Standard is specified as one of these Standards.


About this Standard:

This Standard sets out design and operational requirements for scaffolding, except trestle scaffolding, portable ladder intended to be used as working platforms and elevating working platforms. It also includes the specifications for catch platforms erected on scaffolds. The stairway details also apply to temporary stairways for use on a general construction site.


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