If there is a serious fall injury on a construction site, it is very likely the result of an incident involving a ladder. Consider this troubling finding from one study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Of all construction worker fall injuries that required treatment at the emergency room, 81% involved a ladder. Ladders themselves are all but unavoidable on construction sites. Contractors and property owners have a responsibility to ensure this equipment is safe for workers to use. If they drop the ball, where does that...