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Scary Stats on Fall Related Injuries and Deaths

This post is a little bit scary, but there’s truth in the numbers. Falls are one of OSHA’s Fatal Four for the most common workplace injuries. It’s definitely a serious problem. And the numbers get even worse when accidents at home are added. Ladder Safety Statistics Here's some perspective on fall related injuries and deaths. [...]

Ladder Safety Tips: How to Keep Yourself from Falling Off

Ladders are dangerous. Every year, more than half a million people are injured from falling off ladders, and about 300 people die from these falls annually. If you have a job that involves ladders, you should know what you’re doing. Here are 15 of the most important ladder safety tips that you should remember by [...]

Ladder Safety – The Ugly Truth About Cleaning with Ladders

Ladder safety is a big deal because of the huge numbers of people affected.  According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission more than 630,000 ladder-related injuries required medical treatment in 2015.  No one plans on having an accident, but you can plan to avoid one and a trip to the ER. Avoid the hazard all [...]