Specific Scaffold – §1926.452(e) Bricklayers’ square scaffolds

  • Scaffolds made of wood shall be reinforced with gussets on both sides of each corner.
  • Diagonal braces shall be installed on all sides of each square.
  • Diagonal braces shall be installed between squares on the rear and front sides of the scaffold, and shall extend from the bottom of each square to the top of the next square.
  • Scaffolds shall not exceed three tiers in height, and shall be so constructed and arranged that one square rests directly above the other. The upper tiers shall stand on a continuous row of planks laid across the next lower tier, and shall be nailed down or otherwise secured to prevent displacement.
  • Scaffolds made of wood shall be reinforced with gussets on both sides of each corner.
  • Diagonal braces shall be installed on all sides of each square.
  • Diagonal braces shall be installed between squares on the rear and front sides of the scaffold, and shall extend from the bottom of each square to the top of the next square.
  • Scaffolds shall not exceed three tiers in height, and shall be so constructed and arranged that one square rests directly above the other. The upper tiers shall stand on a continuous row of planks laid across the next lower tier, and shall be nailed down or otherwise secured to prevent displacement.