Each year there are more than 65,000 emergency room-treated injuries in the U.S. relating to ladders. This seminar will describe how to choose the appropriate ladder for the job, how to make sure it is set up in the safest manner and when to dispose of it. Also included will be how to climb the ladder, secure and inspect it properly as well as descriptions of various ladder types.
Participants will learn:
• Common causes for ladder accidents
• The different types of ladders and their uses
• How to work safely on and around ladders