HSE Ladder Test & Inspection, Steps, Walkways & Access Equipment Inspection
Fixed Access Ladders, Stairs, Walkways & access equipment provide a safe means of access for staff and contractors. Often installed for planned maintenance purposes, they are a vital link in the chain. Regular HSE ladder inspection and testing is required as they fall under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) 1998.
This must be carried out by a competent person and the findings of this inspection must be recorded. Ensuring that regular test & inspections of this equipment are completed, helps reduce costly down time.