Scaffolding is defined as an, elevated temporary work platform. Common hazards associate with scaffolding;
• Falls from elevation, due to lack of fall protection.
• Collapse, due to instability or overloading.
• Being struck by falling tools, materials or debris.
• Electrocution, due to proximity of scaffolding to powerlines.
You may be familiar with one or all of the scaffolding systems, which are;