OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 23 Scaffolds and Temporary Work Platforms

Section 333 Double-pole scaffolds

(1) An employer must ensure that uprights and ledgers

(a) of light duty double-pole scaffolds are spaced not more than 3 metres apart, and

(b) of heavy duty double-pole scaffolds are spaced not more than 2.3 metres apart.

(2) An employer must ensure that the dimensions of parts of wooden double-pole scaffolds are not less than those specified in Schedule 6, Tables 1, 2, 3 and 4.