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Manufacturing Tool Box Talk: Rolling Ladder Safety Mobile App

The Rolling Ladder Safety mobile app was designed as a helpful resources in training employees on proper usage of ladders in the workplace. Designed for users of warehouse ladders, library ladders, step ladders, portable ladders and other types of commercial ladders, the useful app can help increase occupational safety by reducing accidents in the workplace.

Industrial rolling ladders, ladder stands and trestle ladders are found in many different types of warehouses, retail outlets and storage facilities. Extension ladders are also used in fire stations and truck stops to clean windshields and service the tops of trucks. To help prevent accidents in workplaces that use commercial ladders, it's important to provide ladder safety training to all employees. The Rolling Ladder Safety mobile app makes easy to review safety tips from any smartphone or tablet. The helpful app covers heavy duty ladder accidents, ladder scaffold safety basics, ladder safety devices and more.

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    Rolling ladders and stairways are found in many warehouses, retail outlets and storage facilities.

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    BACKGROUND

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    Each year in the U.

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    LADDER ACCIDENTS

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    Ladder accidents usually are caused by improper selection, care or use, not by manufacturing defe...

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    Some of the more common hazards involving ladders, such as instability, electrical shock, and fal...

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    Prevention requires proper planning, correct ladder selection, good work procedures and adequate ...

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    LADDER SAFETY BASICS

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    Survey the area for overhead power lines before setting up and climbing ladders.

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    Inspect ladders before climbing.

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    Never use a damaged or unsafe ladder.

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    Verify ladder capacity before climbing.

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    Don’t use them for anything other than the job they’re intended to do.

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    Never stand on the top two steps of a stepladder, and don’t use a step ladder as a straight ladder.

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    Raise extension ladders 3 feet (3 or 4 rungs) over the landing area.

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    Tie off / secure extension ladders to prevent tip over or kick out.

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    ROLLING LADDER SAFETY

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    Keep rolling ladders in good mechanical condition.

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    Rolling ladders that are stored outside should be protected from rain, snow and ice.

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    Rolling ladders that are stored outside should be inspected regularly for rust and corrosion.

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    Inspect rolling ladders before use.

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    Rolling ladders that have been damaged or “sprung” must be removed from service.

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    Rolling ladders that have missing rubber “feet” should have them replaced.

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    Rolling ladders should be climbed facing the ladder – not facing outward.

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    Climb rolling ladders using 3-point contact – do not carry loads that are too bulky or heavy.

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    Do not over reach – could cause ladder to tip.

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    Do not stand on the hand rails.

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    Do not move an occupied ladder.

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