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Ladder Type - Different types of ladders are designed to keep you safe and productive when climbing or standing. Using the wrong style of ladder or simply ignoring the limitations of climbing equipment can result in a fall or serious injury.
Reach Height – Height is referring to the actual ladder height. Reach Height is the maximum reach attainable by the user (assuming a user height of 1.75m (5'9")
Load Capacity – Ladders are designed to safely hold up to a specific amount of weight. Load Capacity specifies the maximum safe weight on the ladder including a person's fully clothed weight plus the weight of any tools and materials that are carried onto the ladder.
Type – Abru ladders are designed to British Standards. This classifies the ladder according to the type of use and loading levels they are capable of withstanding. Type can be defined as Heavy Duty, Light Trade or Domestic.