provision of scaffolding is controlled by the Occupational Health and
Safety Act 1993, Section 10 (1) and 10 (2) and by General Safety
Regulations No. 13. SGB also recognises the SABS Code of Practice for
Access Scaffolding 085-1988, as amended in 1992, as the applicable
standard. Supervisors are trained on the Department of Labour recognised
training course, "Scaffolding Safety and Inspection", which
complies with the SABS requirements.
training is provided for all grades of scaffolders.