STAIRWAYS AND LADDERS: A Safe Step
Stairways and ladders are part of our everyday lives. They are also a major source of on the job injuries and fatalities. That s why it s important that employees know how to use, place, maintain, and climb stairways and ladders safely.
Stairways and Ladders: A Safe Step goes over the proper use of various types of ladders,including portable and fixed. It also covers how to avoid injury when going up and down stairways.
- Portable ladder set up and use
- Fixed ladder use
- Inspection and maintenance
- Safe work practices
- Climbing techniques
- Unsafe conditions
- Unsafe acts
- Good housekeeping