Fixed Ladders

Surespan Fixed Ladders are designed specifically for use where safe, vertical access is required. The standard designs of the vertical access ladder together with the range of accessories give specifiers flexibility and choice.

All ladders and fire escapes comply with relevant building regulations or safety standards.

Stringers are made from size 8 structural tube (48.3 o/d) set 400mm apart with Surespan Safegrip serrated rungs at 250mm centres. Cage is made from 50mm x 5mm flat hoops set at a maximum 900mm centres with 6 no. vertical straps with caged nuts. Cage will be extended from 2.4m from the ground level. Stays will be positioned at a maximum of 2400mm centres.

Surespan vertical access ladders can be powder coated to match the façade of the building.

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    • Custom made to any size
    • Size 8 structural tube stringers
    • Stringers set 400mm apart
    • Safegrip rungs at 250mm centres
    • Cage from 50mm x 5 mm flat hoops
    • Cage extended from 2.4m
    • Standard cage for ladders over 2.5m
    • Landing platforms at 6m maximum
    • SK46 Speed Klamp base flanges
    • Angle of inclination 75° – 90°
    • 900 max. centres of hoops
    • 230mm space from the wall
    • Bespoke designs available
    • Ladders are made from Aluminium


    Leamore Close
    Leamore Enterprise Park
    Walsall, WS2 7NL
    West Midlands, UK
    +44 (0)1922 711185
    +44 (0)1922 497943 (Fax)
    Standard ladder


    Standard Vertical Access Ladder.

    Caged ladder


    Standard Ladder with Cage.

    Walk through ladder


    Standard Ladder with Walk Through.

    Caged ladder


    Standard Ladder with Cage and Walk Through.

    Standard Ladder with Walk Through

    SL/PS - SLC/PS

    Standard Ladder with Walk Through and Parapet Stepover Platform.

    Retractable lower section


    Standard Ladder and Cage with Retractable Lower Section.

    Ladder Type

    SLC/RS Retractable Lower Section

    The retractable SureSlide mechanism allows the lower section to slide up and down with ease. The lower section can be released from the top of the ladder for escape from the roof.

    Operation from below can be accommodated. Polyester powder coating available to match the fabric of the building.

    Fixed Ladders SLC/RS Retractable Lower Section

    SLC/RH Retractable Handhold

    The retractable handhold provides an efficient and economic method of improving the safety and convenience of ladder access.

    Retractable handhold designed for access from above only.

    Fixed Ladders SLC/RH Retractable Handhold

    SL/LG Ladder Guard

    The padlockable ladder guard designed to fit onto our SL ladders to prevent unauthorised use. Wall mounted version available. LG2 – 2m long, LG25 – 2.5m long.

    Fixed Ladders SL/LG Ladder Guard


    Fold away ladder with hinged lower section.

    Fold away ladder

    SLC/WT Ladder Specification


    Optional Features

    Ladder with a cage

    Optional mesh lined cage for ladders over 2.5m.

    Caged ladder with platform

    Landing platforms recommended for ladders over 6m.

    Padlock security closure

    Padlock security closure for caged ladders.

    Wall mounted ladder guard

    Padlockable wall mounted ladder guard 2.5m.

    Retractable handhold for use in manholes

    Retractable safety hand hold.

    Powder coating

    Powder coating to any standard RAL colour.

    Padlockable ladder guard

    Padlockable ladder guard 2m long.

    Padlockable ladder guard

    Padlockable guard 2.5m long.

    Wall mounted ladder guard

    Padlockable wall mounted ladder guard 2m long.