Newsletter Article – VII, 3; December 2015: Ladders- Don’t Fall for It

Newsletter Article – VII, 3; December 2015: Ladders- Don’t Fall for It

Ladders: Don’t Fall for It!
There are three types of ladders used around the home to reach elevated areas both indoors and outdoors such as gutters, roofs, tree branches, and house walls for painting, siding and repairs. OSHA reports that 16% of fatal construction injuries and 24% of non-fatal injuries result from incorrect use of ladders.

In Case You Haven’t ’Herd’ About: A Newsletter of Tufts Environmental Health and Safety
Volume VII, Issue 3; December 2015
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/Ladders-Don’t-Fall-for-It.pdf

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