Ladder Safety Facts
- In 2017, 381 fall deaths out of 971 total fatalities were in the construction industry*.
- Each year in the U.S. more than 500,000 people are treated** and about 300 people die*** from ladder-related injuries.
- The estimated annual cost of ladder injuries in the U.S. is $24 billion, including work loss, medical, legal, liability and pain and suffering expenses*.
- Among workers, approximately 20% of fall-related injuries involve ladders****.
- Among Construction workers, an estimated 81% of fall injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments involve a ladder.****
- Non-fatal ladder fall injuries (LFI), nearly 90% were from heights 16 feet or less.****
- Ladder fall heights of 6ft.-10ft. accounted for 50% of emergency department treated ladder fall injuries and 28% of all fatalities. ****
*United States Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration https://www.osha.gov/oshstats/commonstats.html
**CPSC (US Consumer Product Safety Commission) . Unpublished data from the National Injury Information Clearinghouse (CPSC) using the CPSC’s Injury Cost Model.
***CDC, National Center for Health Statistics . Multiple Cause of Death 1999-2015 on CD WONDER Online Database. Accessed at http://wonder.cdc.gov/mcd-icd10.html
****CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), Occupational Ladder Fall Injuries – United States, 2011. April 25, 2014 / 63(16);341-346. https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6316a2.htm?s_cid=mm6316a2_w
- Ladder-Guard Safety Barrier
- Four heavy-duty cable ties, 14 inches long
- Product informational card
Weight – 5.6 Oz (barrier & cable ties only)
Dimensions – 10 7/8″W x 8 7/8″L x 3/16″H (barrier only)
Shipping Weight – 6.7 Oz (barrier, cable ties & info card)
Shipping Dimensions – 12″ x 15″ (barrier, cable ties & info card)
Shipping Box – Up to 25 units will fit in shipping box, box dimensions are 15″ x 13″ x 7″
Shipping and Product Destination
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Save money by ordering larger quantities.
Ladder-Guard offers a discounted price for ordering larger quantities even when mixing colors. Discount is automatically applied to the shopping cart when the selected number of units matches the price discount schedule below.
- $19.95 – 1 to 9 Units
- $17.95 = 10 to 249 Units
- $15.95 = 250 Units and Above