Fall Protection: Staying Safe at Dangerous Heights

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Fall Protection: Staying Safe at Dangerous Heights

Climbing ladders or scaffolding systems may be second nature to some, but fall protection is an element that remains constant.

Construction Equipment, Ladders & Fall Protection FAQ

Tackling a little DIY work while stuck at home? Then you’ll want to read this article first!

MA Scaffolding Uses

Although construction is probably the first thing that comes to mind when it comes to MA scaffolding, it has many other uses. It’s made to be a temporary structure, so it’s perfect for short-term situations like concerts or festivals. What do you use scaffolding for? Scaffolding is an excellent choice for temporary events because it […]

Everything You Need to Know About Scaffolding

Scaffolding is a raised platform that’s traditionally used for workers to do work on the outside of a building. The size of the platform will depend on how high the workers are, how many of them are working, and their tools. It’s also sometimes referred to as “staging.” At Nationwide Ladder, we’re committed to providing […]

How to Stay Safe on Ladders

Ladders are vital tools for contractors and homeowners alike. Unfortunately, they can also be one of the more dangerous tools if the proper safety protocol isn’t followed. Any time you step on a ladder, whether it’s for a home improvement project or a work job, you take on inherent risks. Read on for a refresher […]

Why Is Walking Under Ladders Bad Luck?

Even if you don’t believe in luck or spirits, you’ve heard all the classics. Don’t step on cracks, watch out for black cats, and do not, under any circumstances, walk under ladders. Have you ever wondered where these superstitions come from? At Nationwide Ladder, we’re dedicated to knowing everything about MA ladders – including superstitions […]

Types of Fall Protection

In the construction world, there is always the possibility of falls. Although some accidents are inevitable, taking steps to minimize the chance of falling on the job can help keep your workers safe and productive, while also keeping insurance costs low. At Nationwide Ladder, we are in the business of selling construction equipment like ladders […]

For Optimal Fall Protection, Get Into These Habits.

The last thing you want to encounter on the job is an accident. Though they are bound to happen, the least we can do is prepare ourselves. When working on a ladder, surroundings are crucial, and practicing good habits and awareness helps makes surroundings easier to work with. To stay well and aware, look around […]

Ladder Safety For Painting

It’ might be winter time, but that doesn’t mean that we can’t get some work down around the inside of our house to make the spring chore list just a little shorter. Though many don’t consider painting during this season, it’s the perfect time to do it! With the cold and dry air, your house […]

Tips for Taking Down Those Holiday Lights

It’s already January, and you have been staring at the holiday lights on your house every day you get home from work and keep telling yourself that you’ll get to taking them down eventually. Nation Wide Ladder is wondering, why not now? Though it can be a pain to get out the ladder in MA […]