Ladder accidents, injuries, and even fatalities are one of the most common forms of accidents that happen on the job. But there is a lot you can do to avoid becoming one of those accident statistics—and it starts with using the information you will be provided with during this training session.
Why “Ladder Safety (Multimedia)” Matters:
Ladder accidents are one of the most common accidents that happen on the job.
Ladder accidents generally happen for three reasons: The wrong ladder was used; the ladder was in poor condition; or the ladder wasn’t used properly.
Practicing proper ladder safety can save your life and the lives of your coworkers.
- Ladder accidents can cause serious injuries or even death.
- Most ladder accidents are preventable by taking safety measures.
- Always use the right ladder for the job, and inspect it before each use.
- Set up ladders correctly, and climb them safely.