The Scaffold & Access Industry Association Plank & Platform council revised the SAIA Plank & Platform Inspection Guidelines, SAIA said. The updated document is part of the complimentary safety downloads available to the scaffold and access industry to use as a resource to assist in creating processing for inspecting planks and platforms.

The document is a thorough training tool for education on scaffold planks and platforms of a variety of materials. Included are identification tips, descriptions of common damages, visual inspection guidance and care and handling recommendations.

The Plank & Platform Inspection Guidelines can be downloaded at: www.saiaonline.org/userfiles/file/Plank%20%26%20Platform%20Inspection%20Guidelines.pdf.