Test Your Knowledge: Ladder Safety
Roofing Contractor wants to test your knowledge on Ladder Safety! Answer the following multiple choice and true/false questions to test yourself on ladder safety.
As a general rule, for projects requiring getting on a roof, how far should your ladder be able to extend?
Five feet beyond the roofline
Three feet beyond the roofline
One foot beyond the roofline
What should be factored in when accounting for load capacity?
All of the above
Never stand beyond this point on an extension ladder to properly maintain balance.
The fifth rung from the top
The fourth rung from the top
The third rung from the top
How many points of contact should a worker on a ladder maintain at all times?
At least two
At least three
True or False Questions
You’re over reaching when your shoulders move beyond the stiles of a ladder.
Metal ladders can be used near electrical sources if they have rubber feet at the bottom.
The base of a ladder should be placed one foot away from the structure for every four feet of height to where the ladder rests on a building.
Do Not Fill This Out