Façade work performed on scaffolding can be
extremely dangerous and workers must follow proper safety procedures at all times to prevent death or serious injury.
To help those engaged in façade construction
work in New York City, DOB has issued a new
Worker Alert. This
Worker Alert offers practical guidance on how to perform façade construction work safely.
Read the full
Alert for best practices and potential life-saving information like:
Proper scaffold set up is essential. For requests of a DOB inspection of
corner/angle scaffolds, a
Corner/Angle Scaffold Inspection Request Form must be submitted. Be ready for a successful corner/angle scaffold
inspection by meeting the
inspection requirements laid out in this