Infographics Injury Prevention

Ladder safety tips for preventing injury

Ladder Safety infographic

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Ladder Safety

Preventing injuries when cleaning out eavestroughs

  • Use the right ladder for your task and secure it on a stable surface
  • Be aware of medications and health conditions that affect mobility
  • Only clean in good weather
  • Stay clear of power lines
  • Wear gloves, eye protection & proper footwear
  • Use the buddy system
  • Move the ladder as needed to prevent overreaching

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