With deaths on construction sites continuing to be a prevalent threat, a new report offers tips that can be followed to avoid falling from a ladder, one of the most common types of accidents that can occur. The first tip stresses a need to follow the height and weight requirements of the ladder being used, and advises choosing the right ladder for whatever job is being performed. Proper setup is also crucial; ladders should be placed on solid, level ground and away from doors. Tips on how to climb properly are also given.
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