Revised Plank & Platform Guidelines Issued

Scaffold & Access Industry Association publishes revised inspection guidelines.

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

The Plank & Platform Inspection Guidelines document is a thorough training tool for education on scaffold planks and platforms of a variety of materials. Included in the scope of this document are identification tips, descriptions of common damage, visual inspection guidance, and care & handling recommendations.

To download the Plank & Platform Inspection Guidelines, click here.

Many other safety downloads are available at or contact SAIA headquarters at 816.595.4860 or by e-mail at for more information.