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Portable ladders are a simple and commonly used piece of equipment in industry. The main types of portable ladders used are the:
• single ladder;
• extension ladder; and
• step ladder.
These can be made from timber, metal, aluminium alloy or fibreglass. LEARNING OUTCOMES
At the end of this talk you will know:
• how to check ladders for faults or damage;
• how to choose the right ladder for the job;
• how to position and secure ladders correctly; and
• how to use a ladder properly