The world’s first ever international scaffolding competition held in Lithuania, showcasing the improved safety standards within the scaffolding. Some nine teams from leading scaffolding contractors within Lithuania, Poland, Estonia and Russia took part in the unique competition. The fundamental aim of the competition is to promote the safe use of scaffolding and provide qualified training for scaffold installers in the region.
The competition became an opportunity to show and prove that scaffolding can be completed efficiently and safely with proper training. Skilled scaffolders from the international firm HOTrema in Lithuania was awarded the 1st place, Estonia based company Adelante Tellingud was placed 2nd while ARAD from Poland was awarded a 3rd place position. This initiative can lead to a new culture of scaffolding competition worldwide to improve event worker safety and outcome of this event is expected to be fruitful for event workers.
For more information, visit https://scaffmag.com/2019/04/lithuania-holds-first-ever-scaffolding-championships/