LadderUP® Safety Posts provide easier, safer ladder access through roof hatches; floor, vault and sidewalk doors; and manholes. This telescoping post permanently mounts to the top two rungs of any fixed ladder, providing a positive hand-hold and enabling the user to enter or exit an opening in an upright and balanced position.
Adjustable mounting hardware accommodates virtually any ladder rung size or spacing.
Telescoping design is spring balanced for ease of operation.
Automatically locks in the fully raised position to provide the user with a firm and steady hand-hold for safer egress
Handy release lever allows the post to be easily lowered to its retracted position.
Available in four levels of corrosion resistance to provide many years of trouble free, dependable service.
Install on fixed ladder(s) below hatch cover(s), LadderUP® safety post Model __ as manufactured by The Bilco Company. Device shall be (refer to chart for material/finish* of model specified). It shall be designed with a telescoping tubular section that locks automatically when fully extended. Upward and downward movement shall be controlled by a stainless steel spring balancing mechanism. Unit shall be completely assembled with fasteners for securing to the ladder rungs in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
* If installation is to be in corrosive atmosphere, specify Model LU-2, LU-3 or LU-4 as conditions warrant. Also used on fixed ladders under floor access doors and manhole covers
Standard Sizes and Weights
Steel, yellow* powder coat
Steel, hot dip galvanized
Type 304 stainless steel
Aluminum, mill finish
*LU-1 can be supplied with a black powder coat finish upon request