OHS Code Explanation Guide

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

Section 338 Outrigger scaffolds

Figure 23.13 shows a typical outrigger scaffold. An outrigger scaffold is a scaffold that consists of a platform resting on outrigger beams or thrustouts. The beams project beyond the wall or face of the building or structure, with inboard ends secured inside the building or structure.

Figure 23.13 Typical outrigger scaffold