Unsafe ladder use causes over 500,000 treated injuries and 300 deaths per year at a cost of over $11 billion. There are many more untreated injuries. All employees who may use ladders need to know how to use them safely to prevent injury or death to themselves and others.
This online Ladder Safety course covers important information about safe ladder use. After completing this course, an understanding should be gained of unsafe ladder use, the types of ladders and how to use each type, ladder safety and inspection, and proper ladder setup.