Free Ladder Safety App for Android and iPhone – NIOSH

The USA National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has a phone app which uses vibration and visual signals to assist in ensuring correct ladder angles.  The App also…

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Should you wear a bike helmet to prevent ladder injuries?

Ladder Injuries   The following article is a couple of years old now, but an interesting read on how using a bike helmet can significantly reduce ladder injuries. http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/homestyle/home-reno-shows-may-be-fuelling-ladder-falls-prompting-calls-for-helmets-to-be-worn-20150507-ggwd8s.html

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Ladder Safety – A Doctor’s Perspective
The importance of ladder safety - a doctor's view

Ladder Safety – A Doctor’s Perspective

Ladder Safety - A Doctor's perspective This video is thought provoking. Dr Roodenburg talks through the following points : - Ladder injuries are a common event - It can cause…

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New Australian Ladder Safety Initiative

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission recently launched a national campaign a good ladder safety initiative 'Ladder Safety Matters'. In one year in Australia, 1668 people aged 65 years and over…

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Understanding Ladder Safety
Important safety considerations are ladder accessoies

Understanding Ladder Safety

Understanding Ladder Safety About Ladder Safety Most home owners will attest that a ladder is one of the most practical tools to have in any home. However, care has to…

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