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Trends in ... ladders

‘Ladder safety is everyone’s job’
OSHA’s standard on ladders (1926.1053) rounded out the top five of the agency’s annual Top 10 list of most cited standards for fiscal year 2020. Violations of the standard totaled 2,129. In FY 2019, the standard drew 2,766 violations.
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Trends in ... ladders

Follow the rules
Falls from portable ladders are one of the leading causes of workplace injuries and fatalities, according to OSHA. Safety+Health spoke with Dave Francis, national safety director at Springville, UT-based Little Giant Ladder Systems, about his thoughts on ladder safety
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Stepladder

The high-visibility green two-in-one Step and Leaning Cross Step Ladder’s advanced shape allows users to get 6 inches closer to their working space, reducing overreaching and risk of injury.
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Ladder securement device

Stop-a-Ladder keeps extension ladders securely in place on composite decking and polished concrete. Extension ladder slippage is a growing concern on composite decking, especially when wet. Stop-a-Ladder has slit cells on the bottom that create a secure “cling” to synthetic or smooth surfaces.
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Ladder aid

The Boxtown Team Carrier allows workers to carry ladders vertically or horizontally. The carrier can be used as a drill gun holster on the side of a ladder, or pack multiple 1-gallon cans or a 5-gallon can.
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Safety ladder

The King Kombo three-in-one combination ladder easily converts from a stepladder to extension and leaning configurations. It features a rotating wall pad for safe setup on inside and outside corners, walls and studs.
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