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Ladder Safety - Preventing Fall From Height

Topic Worker Safety

work man carrying a ladder

Historically, workers found ladders to be convenient and cost-effective tools for performing work at heights. Their utilization has, however, proven to create hazardous work environments. Alternative methods for working at heights and safety programs that incorporate the above features are likely to limit ladder utilization on the job site, and result in fewer occupational injuries and fatalities. Training and innovation are essential tools that will help prevent injuries and save lives.

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