Specific Scaffold – §1926.452(n)Step, platform, and trestle ladder scaffolds

Step, platform, and trestle ladder scaffolds.

Step, Platform, and Trestle Ladder Scaffold

(1) Scaffold platforms shall not be placed any higher than the second highest rung or step of the ladder supporting the platform.

(2) All ladders used in conjunction with step, platform and trestle ladder scaffolds shall meet the pertinent requirements of subpart X of this part – Stairways and Ladders, except that job-made ladders shall not be used to support such scaffolds.

(3) Ladders used to support step, platform, and trestle ladder scaffolds shall be placed, Fastened, or equipped with devices to prevent slipping.

(4) Scaffolds shall not be bridged one to another!