The Safe Operation and Use of Ladders

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16 minutes


Every worker needs to know how to properly use their tools, especially Ladders. Regardless of whether you work in an office or on a construction site, a ladder is most likely on the premises. This course guides the viewer through the proper selection and use of many different types of ladders, including: step ladders, `A` ladders, extension ladders, straight ladders and platform ladders. Topics also include load capacities, stabilizing a ladder, understanding the three points of contact, and inspecting a ladder to ensure it is in good working order.

This material is to be used for educational purposes only. BASC Group, Inc. makes no claim to the accuracy and effectiveness of the material herein to your organization and shall not be held liable in whole, or in part for any of the information contained and/or communicated within. Consult with your supervisor for your organization`s official policy and procedures in relation to the information contained within this material.