Portable Ladder Safety
Every year more than 500,000 people are injured, and more than 300 people die, from ladder related injuries. These deaths and injuries are preventable. This awareness level module provides basic information about portable ladder selection, inspection, and safe use, as well as an introduction to the NIOSH Ladder Safety App.
Module Length: approximately 20 minutes
Upon completing this training module, you should:
- Know how to select the correct ladder for the job.
- Know how to inspect a ladder before use.
- Know how to use a ladder safely.