Category Archives: Ladder Safety Articles

Ouch… common mistakes that lead to ladder related injuries

If you use a ladder, always think ladder safety! Falling off of a ladder is something that people often think either it will never happen to them or it won’t hurt! But for those who have actually had it happen to them, it can be a very distressing and painful experience. According to the HSE […]

Ladder Safety at Work  

Ladder safety at work…Ladder safety should always be your first thought when using a ladder and National Ladder Safety Month is helping to highlight the importance of best practice and having a “safety first” attitude.   Now is a perfect reminder for all workplace safety managers to observe National Ladder Safety Month and ensure their […]

Always Think Ladder Safety!

The national ladder safety month is helping to create lots of focus on ladders and the correct use them, but why is ladder safety so important you might ask? The answer is quite simple, ladder related accidents in both the workplace and at home are one of the greatest causes of injury and fatalities in […]

National Ladder Safety Month – March 2017

  Awarewness of ladder safety…Ladders are a daily piece of equipment for many trades not only around the workplace but also around homes. However, lack of ladder safety knowledge and/or having the incorrect equipment, can often result in a serious accident or even death. In fact according to ALI (American Ladder Institute) more than 300 […]

Ladder Stabiliser – Why are ladder anti-slip/stability devices so important?

Ladder Stabiliser considerations – can you afford not to use one? Safe use of ladders – securing a ladder Full comprehension of ladder safety and the application of the correct ladder safety equipment are essential when working at height. Following the HSE ladder guidelines and securing your ladder is imperative to safeguard the ladder user.  Ladders […]

Using a ladder – Staying safe in the winter months!

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  You always need to stay safe when using a ladder whatever time of the year, but even more so in the cold, wet, slippery months of winter. Whether you’re a home owner hanging up Christmas lights or emptying gutters, or a professional roofer, painter or window cleaner, whatever your reason to use a ladder, […]

Ladder Safety Devices

Ladder Safety Devices With over two thousand reported work place accidents last year due to ‘falls from a height’*, the importance of Ladder Safety is paramount. The cost to such accidents is immeasurable, not only to injured person but also to the business through work delays and even legal action. Working at height and using […]