The examples below show the right and wrong way of using the wire rope ladders.
Example 1 shows the climber ascending the ladder without any PPE. He could be in danger of a fall should he slip or lose his grip for any reason.
Example 2 is where the climber is backed-up by a mobile fall arrest device such as a rope grab.
Example 3 shows the climber is backed-up by a partner using belay techniques.
Example 1 Example 2