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WAC 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.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060, and chapter 49.17 RCW. WSR 14-09-095, § 296-876-40005, filed 4/22/14, effective 7/1/14. Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060. WSR 05-20-068, § 296-876-40005, filed 10/4/05, effective 1/1/06.]
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