Safety Alert - Dropped Scaffold Tube

A team of scaffolders had been dismantling a long term scaffold.  A scaffold tube had been left standing upright, leaning onto a life jacket box with the old fittings still attached.  During the operation the tube slid, fell down, and struck a member of the work-party on the top of the foot.  The Injured Party (IP) sustained a foot injury and was medevac’d.  The incident is currently under investigation and further information will be provided in the form of a Lessons Learned in due course.

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