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Court Summary - at a glance
- Ensure all alterations of the scaffold are undertaken by a scaffolder holding a current Certificate of Competency.
- Ensure that the scaffolder holding a Certificate of Competence is notified of all alterations to the scaffolding by unauthorised persons.
The next morning an employee fell 3 metres from the unstable scaffolding, which landed on top of him, and required surgery for a fractured leg and other injuries.