Why Water Fed Poles Are Replacing Ladders Worldwide

We Googled “ Water Fed Pole Deaths” :

We Googled “ Ladder Deaths” :

What Height do people fall from ladders and die ?

http://www.cultureofsafety.com/2013/05/ask-the-experts-at-what-height-do-most-ladder-injuries-occur/

 

Falling Off Ladders can Kill :

https://www.google.com/search?q=ladder+deaths+2013&safe=off&sa=X&biw=2066&bih=1115&noj=1&site=webhp&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&ei=HgfbVOf4H4mMNumogPAO&ved=0CFgQsAQ#imgdii=_&imgrc=bU-nFAoSKL3p9M%253A%3BP4e27kcczW4CGM%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fdolblog.sites.usa.gov%252Ffiles%252F2013%252F07%252FLadder-Safety-Booklet.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fblog.dol.gov%252F2013%252F07%252F25%252Fget-the-download-on-ladder-safety-2%252F%3B390%3B624

 

The Truth of Ladder Injuries :

https://www.travelers.com/business-insurance/risk-control/risk-management-resources/fact-ladder-safety.aspx

 

Northern Ireland Window Cleaner dies from Ladder Fall :

http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/local-national/northern-ireland/window-cleaner-dies-after-falling-from-ladder-in-co-tyrone-health-and-safety-executive-investigating-30526322.html

 

Window Cleaner dies after fall from Step Ladder :

http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/window-cleaner-dies-after-fall-from-step-ladder-2

 

Scottish Window Cleaner does after Ladder Fall :

http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/window-cleaner-dies-after-falling-from-ladder.1383670883

 

Window Cleaning - Britains’ most dangerous job :

http://web.archive.org/web/20060509171352/http://money.uk.msn.com/Insurance/Insight/special_features/Insurance_Cover/article.aspx?cp-documentid=145042

 

UK’s Health and Safety Executive seeks to ban the use of Ladders :

http://www.hse.gov.uk/press/2003/e03207.htm

 

How to Clean Windows Safely Using Portable Ladders :

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/misc613.pdf

 

53 window cleaners dies from Ladder falls in the UK in 2004 :

http://www.hse.gov.uk/press/2005/e05110.htm

 

List of Worker Fatalities USA in 2013 :

https://www.osha.gov/dep/fatcat/fy13_federal-state_summaries.pdf

 

Occupational Ladder Fall Injuries  - USA 2013

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6316a2.htm

 

WorkSafe Ladder Safety Statistics 2002-2011

http://www2.worksafebc.com/Topics/equipmentsafety/Statistics.asp

 

Work-related falls from ladders caused 113 deaths & almost 15,500 nonfatal injuries 2013 :

http://www.ishn.com/articles/98551-98551-cdc-ladders-a-major-cause-of-occupational-deaths

 

4,405 workers were killed on the job in 2013 :

https://www.osha.gov/oshstats/commonstats.html

 

Ladder Accident Injury Lawsuits :

http://www.yourlawyer.com/topics/overview/ladder_accidents

 

OH&S 2013 - 113 Work Related Ladder Fatalities :

http://ohsonline.com/articles/2014/04/25/ladder-falls.aspx

 

Falling off a Ladder - then and now :

http://www.orosha.org/resource-newsletter/2013/08-2013/Feat02.html#.VNsH1VOUckQ

 

Preventing Ladder Injuries :

http://monkeyrack.com/safety/preventing-ladder-injuries/

 

164,000 Emergency Room treated injuries in the US relating to Ladders :

http://www.slideshare.net/vtsiri/ladder-safety-31817485

 

Every day in America, 13 people go to work and never come home :

http://www.jade1.com/newsletter/2013/03/OSHA_Updates.php

 

Ladder Falls top Accident List :

http://www.goodfruit.com/ladder-falls-top-accident-list/

 

“The employer is ultimately responsible for health and safety under the Workers Compensation Act.:

http://www.speakingofsafety.ca/tag/ladders/

 

Fatality Mapping Project :

http://stopconstructionfalls.com/?page_id=1239

 

Unacceptable :  5 construction workers a week killed by ladder falls :

http://www.vista-training.com/blog/article/reduce-fatal-falls-in-construction

 

Workplace Injury Statistics 2011, USA :

http://www.duralabel.com/articles/workplace-injury-statistics.php

 

At what height do most injuries occur :

http://www.cultureofsafety.com/2013/05/ask-the-experts-at-what-height-do-most-ladder-injuries-occur/

 

On a global scale, almost 1000 workers are killed every day on the job (Smith, 2001) :

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/muss0043/falls/blog/