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


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.