BASE Industries were engaged to conduct scaffold compliance awareness auditing and training at the AGL Loy Yang Operations. This consisted of both systems desk top and infield compliance auditing. Through this process Base identified opportunities to minimise risks associated with scaffolding and also opportunities to improve productivity. The training was facilitated to the incumbents scaffolding team and planning/scheduling employees of AGL.
Identified improvement opportunities: Design and engineering for scaffolds and supporting surfaces, Engineering out risks associated to scaffold, Working at heights compliance and risk mitigation, Asset utilisation and optimisation, Asset integrity and servicing, Team engagement and celebrating success, Access to procedures and AS/NZS to support compliance, Increase inspection performance and reporting and, Training needs analysis and training programs.