Ladder Safety – the DOs and DON’Ts

March 6, 2017
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Why is it that the more you look at certain pictures, the more you want to scream…?  Pretty much everything this guy is doing is plain stupid.

 There’s all sorts of ladder safety guides and aids available these days to prevent risks like this.

laddersafety2Even so, people take ridiculous risks. Look at this arrangement, for example. How many health & safety horrors are going on here, we wonder?

Well, how many can YOU spot?

laddersafety3The UK Health & Safety Executive have a useful online document on all aspects of ladder and platform safety: Work At Height . Well worth a look.

And here are some statistics concerning Falls from Height.


So if you’re planning on being “upwardly mobile” any time soon, take note and take care!



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