Ladder Fall Incidents
Workers must be trained in ladder safety and must follow safe ladder use guidelines every time they use a ladder on the job. If improperly used, ladders can lead to fatal injuries. Review the details of these ladder fall incidents and the corresponding safety guidance to understand why these fatalities were preventable.
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Ladder Fall Incidents, Industry
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Resources & References
California Industrial Maintenance Ladder Fall Incident Report 07CA005
Massachusetts Platform Ladder Tip Over Incident Report 16MA032
Standards or Regulations
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