Image and ladder safety tips sourced from http://www.hse.gov.uk/
Alex (our MD) fell of his ladder at the weekend clearing the moss from the top of his garage, 99.9% of him survived, the toe trapped under the ladder felt the brunt of the fall.
Thought to share some health and safety tips on using ladders correctly, for more information visit the Health and Safety Executive site.
Top five tips on how not to fall of your ladder
- Don't climb a ladder in your slippers
- Position the ladder correctly on a firm level surface
- Check the feet of the ladder before use
- Rest the ladder on a firm surface at the top
- Keep your body centred within the ladder
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