Ladder Safety

It's easy to forget the dangers ladders present, especially for mariners who use them so frequently. Vessels roll and pitch, and surfaces become slippery from bad weather and chemicals. Failure to use proper safety equipment causes lost time injuries that are preventable. In this video, you'll learn simple best practices that will reduce your crew's exposure to ladder-related accidents.


  • Review hazard awareness guidelines for climbing and descending ladders safely
  • Understand the three points of contact rule and its importance
  • See the various types of ladders found on board, including vertical, inclined, and portable ladders
  • Learn when and why to use proper fall arrest equipment
Available on:On Demand
Length: 9
Audio: EN
Subtitles: EN, CH, SP
Item no: DVD0-84
Categories: Personal Safety

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