296-876-40005 - Designed use

296-876-40005. Designed use

(1) You must use ladders only for their intended purpose.

Note: Unless specifically recommended by the manufacturer, do not use a ladder as a:

1.Brace.

2.Skid.

3.Lever.

4.Guy or gin pole.

5.Gangway.

6.Platform.

7.Scaffold plank.

8.Material hoist.

(2) You must make sure not to overload ladders. Do not exceed either the:

(a) Maximum intended load; or

(b) Manufacturer's rated capacity.

(Amended by WSR 14-09-095, filed 4/22/14, effective 7/1/14)

Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060. 05-20-068, ยง 296-876-40005, filed 10/4/05, effective 1/1/06.

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