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ANSI A14.2

Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements

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Organization: ANSI
Publication Date: 12 November 1990
Status: inactive
Page Count: 81
scope:

This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care, and use of portable metal ladders of various types including, but not limited to, ladder type step stools, portable extension, step, trestle, articulated, combination. single, and platform ladders, but excluding ladders in and on mines, the fire services, mobile equipment, hoisting equipment, work platforms, antenna communications towers, transmission towers, utility poles, and chimneys. It does not cover special-purpose ladders that do not meet the general requirements of this standard, nor does it cover ladder accessories, including, but not limited to, ladder levelers, ladder stabilizers or stand-off devices, ladder jacks, or ladder suaps or hooks, that may be installed on or used in conjuction with ladders.

These requirements are also intended to prescribe rules and minimum criteria for labeling/marking of the kinds of portable ladders cited in this standard, but exclusive of furniture type step stools and special purpose ladders. These labeling/marking requirements do not apply to those situations where training, supervision, or documented safety procedures would be in conflict, or serve in lieu of, these labelinglmarking requirements.

intended Use:

Ladder use shall be restricted to the purpose for which the ladder is designed.

Ladders shall not be climbed by more than one person at a time unless designed to support more than one... View More

Document History

January 1, 2017
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
A description is not available for this item.
January 1, 2007
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care and use of portable metal ladders of various types and styles. Ladder styles include ladder type step stools,...
January 14, 2000
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care and use of portable metal ladders of various types including, ladder type step stools, portable extension, step,...
January 1, 2000
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care and use of portable metal ladders of various types including, ladder type step stools, portable extension, step,...
ANSI A14.2
November 12, 1990
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care, and use of portable metal ladders of various types including, but not limited to, ladder type step stools,...
September 27, 1982
Ladders - Portable Metal - Safety Requirements
A description is not available for this item.
March 4, 1980
safety requirements for portable metal ladders
This standard prescribes rules governing the safe construction, design, testing, care, and use of portable metal ladders of various types including, but not limited to, step stools, portable...
February 1, 1972
Safety requirements for portable metal ladders
This standard is intended to prescribe rules and minimum requirements for the construction, care, and use of the common types of portable metal ladders in order to ensure safety under normal...

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