Ladder and scaffolding Centaur 70 years
For over 70 years working Centaur aluminum. Headquartered in Romilly sur Andelle near Rouen, the company has two manufacturing sites in which are manufactured ladders, stepladders and scaffolding sold throughout France and in over 20 countries worldwide.
The range of products Centaur comes in 4 ranges it is important to distinguish in terms of manufacturing quality and thus use.
Classik range Centaur 'which is the choice of simplicity serving individuals. This range is intended for low-intensity use.
The Centaur range Konfor 'which is the guarantee of the effectiveness serving discerning DIY.
The Centaur range Progress is insurance for professionals.
Master / Industry range which is the highest quality service experts.
It is therefore important when comparing scales, ladders, scaffolds of the Centaur range to compare products from the same range.
On standards, Decree 2004-94 precisely defines the security rules for the use of equipment for temporary work at height.
EN 131 relates to portable ladders and stepladders.
Standards NF P 93-353 and PIRL PIR NF P 352 for flat rolling individual forms.
NF EN 1004 for professional scaffolds.
Use of ladders Centaur tips:
For proper use it is advisable to follow these recommendations.
Before each use:
It is important to check the status of your ladder before use is to say: the amounts, bars, pads, spare junction mechanisms and strings.
For sliding scales is the first plan to be mounted on the ground.
Although its tilt scale:
To ensure your safety tilt your scale is very important. If the scale is tilted too much it will slip and if your level is too vertical it will tend to swing back. For optimum tilt requires that the minimum angle is about 65 ° and the maximum inclination of 75 °.
For your safety:
When you are on the scale please leave a minimum of 3 free before you bars for these bars you are railing. Press well wide against a stable surface and make sure it sits right there.
If your scale has multi-plane make sure they are properly engaged.
Be sure to observe the maximum working load of scales.
It is a decree that sets safety rules for the use of equipment for temporary work at height. It is part of the Labour Code.
Details of the scales:
Ladders must be a way to access and not workstations, it is the role of scaffolds and work platform. Except mere access, the use of scale is tolerated:
- If no other means with railing may not be used due to technical impediment.
- Or if you meet the following conditions: low risk, short duration work and non-repetitive work.
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