AS / NZS 1892 Portable Ladders - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you are the principal employer of, or manager at, a mine and intend to undertake construction work.

This standard sets out requirements for portable ladders and comprises:

  • AS 1892.1:2018 Portable ladders - Performance and geometric requirements
  • AS 1892.2-1992 Portable ladders - Timber
  • AS 1892.5:2020 Portable ladders - Selection, safe use and care.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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