Scaffolding: Identifying and Mitigating the risks 

Many companies in construction industry are still using scaffolding to access elevated areas. This piece of equipment is common in the industry, but unfortunately, more frequently we read the news about serious accidents and injuries happening on the worksites. In this article, we will discuss the risks associated with scaffolding usage and explore preventive measures …

Så minskar du de dolda kostnaderna för stegar 

In the world of construction, ladders are often perceived as simple tools with a minimal impact on the budget. However, this perception belies the hidden costs ladders pose to a company.  While ladders are inexpensive, they can inadvertently lead to wasteful motion, causing fatigue and reducing productivity. The consequences of reduced productivity are significant, as …

ATEX-certifierade maskiner för krafttorn  

Power Towers machines have become an indispensable tool in various industries, providing efficient access for tasks at low-level height. As safety regulations continue to evolve, there’s a growing emphasis on ensuring equipment used in potentially explosive atmospheres meets stringent standards.  ATEX is derived from the French term “Atmosphères explosibles.” It refers to the European Union …

Lagbestämmelser för arbete på hög höjd  

Working at height presents certain risks, making it crucial for stringent regulations to be in place to ensure the safety of workers. Governments and occupational safety organizations worldwide have implemented comprehensive laws to mitigate the dangers associated with elevated work environments. Work at height law regulations may vary in different countries and jurisdictions!  One of …

Arbete på hög höjd i datacenter  

In the world of data centers the need for effective solutions in working at height has never been more crucial. Traditional methods of accessing elevated spaces within these facilities often come with challenges. Power Towers’ mobile elevated platforms are reshaping the landscape by offering innovative solutions that cater to the demands of data center environments.  …

Hur man väljer rätt mobil arbetsplattform

In industries ranging from construction to maintenance, the need for efficient and safe access to elevated workspaces is growing. Selecting the right Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) is a crucial decision that can significantly impact productivity, safety, and overall operational success. Here’s a guide to help you make an informed choice tailored to your business …

Navigera i begränsade utrymmen

Working in confined spaces poses unique challenges and risks that demand strict regulatory measures to minimize those risks on behalf of employees’ well-being. The importance of adhering to these regulations cannot be overstated, as confined space incidents can lead to severe consequences. Definition of Confined Spaces Regulatory bodies define confined spaces as areas with limited …

Övergången från stegar och byggnadsställningar till MEWP:er på arbetsplatsen

In the ever-evolving landscape of workplace safety and efficiency, companies are increasingly opting to abandon traditional methods like ladders and scaffolding in favor of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (“MEWPs”). This strategic shift is driven by the safety concerns, productivity gains, and compliance requirements. Safety One of the main concerns for every company is well-being of …

Potentiella faror att undvika vid arbete på hög höjd

Working at height can be a crucial part of many professions from construction to maintenance. However, it’s not without dangers. Safety should always be a top priority when working in elevated environments. In this article, we’ll explore some of the potential hazards when working at height and potential solutions to avoid them. First and foremost, …

Familjärisering vs Utbildning: Vad är skillnaden?

In the world of elevating platforms, understanding the distinction between familiarization and training is crucial for both operators and businesses. Mobile elevating platforms, such as the aerial work platforms, scissors, booms and mast lifts, are of great help in various industries, including construction, maintenance, and logistics.   Operating these machines and doing it in a safe …