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There is no denying the importance and benefits of ladders as tools. But ladder users need to make it a point to follow some simple safety precautions that include using a ladder standoff stabilizer

Some other safety precautions include the following:

  • Before using a ladder, inspect it to confirm it is in good working condition.
  • Read the safety information labels on the ladder.
  • If you feel tired or dizzy, or are prone to losing your balance, stay off the ladder.
  • Ladders with loose or missing parts must be rejected.
  • The length of the ladder must be sufficient so that the climber does not have to stand on the top rung or step.
  • Only one person at a time is safe on a ladder unless the ladder is specifically designed for more than one climber (such as a Trestle Ladder).
  • The on-product safety information is specific to the particular type of ladder on which it appears. The user is not considered qualified or adequately trained to use the ladder until familiar with this information.
  • Wear clean slip-resistant shoes. Shoes with leather soles are not appropriate for ladder use since they are not considered sufficiently slip-resistant.
  • The Duty Rating of the ladder must be greater that the total weight of the climber, tools, supplies, and other objects placed upon the ladder.
  • Never jump or slide down from a ladder or climb more than one rung/step at a time.
  • Rickety ladders that sway or lean to the side must be rejected.
  • When the ladder is set-up for use, it must be placed on firm level ground, unless a sturdy ladder leveler is used, such as the Quick Connect or Permanent Mount Leveler offered by Ladder-Max. 
  • Don't set up the ladder where any type of slippery condition is present at either the base or top support points.
  • Ladders must not be placed in front of closed doors that can open toward the ladder. The door must be blocked open, locked, or guarded.
  • The ladder you select must be the right size for the job.
  • Do not use ladders in high winds or storms.