Farmer Ladder Accident
Back in 2015, a farmer fell from height and passed away from his injuries. At the end of the article, the author suggests a few things for preventing ladder-related accidents. Here are some of the tips: -When working at heights, use the proper safety equipment. -If working on a roof, use a ladder that is tall enough and is designed for roof work. -Use a ladder in good condition and placed at the right angle. -Check for fragile roof lights and panels. -Consider using competent construction contractors for all work at height. Here are a couple of added safety tips: -Choose the right ladder for the job. -Always inspect your ladder. -Never stand on the top rung or top cap of a stepladder or top three rungs of an extension ladder.