Werner Co, of Greenville, Pennsylvania, is recalling about 78,000 Multi-Purpose Telescoping Aluminum Ladders due to a fall hazard.

The recall was issued because the ladders can break while in use, posing a fall hazard to the user.

There has been 1 report of a ladder breaking while in use. The person suffered an injury to their left side and their elbow.

This recall involves 5 models of aluminum telescoping ladders that can be used in five different positions with a load capacity of 375 lbs.

Model Number

Date Codes

Ladder Size


121744XX or 011844XX

13 feet


17 feet


22 feet


26 feet


26 feet

The ladders were sold at Home Depot and Lowe’s stores nationwide from April 2018 through May 2018 for between $180 and $275.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ladders and return the ladder to the store of purchase to receive a full refund.

For more information, call Werner toll-free at 888-523-3370 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at customercare@wernerladder.com or online at www.wernerco.com and click on “News, Events & Recalls” located at the top of the page.

Source: Werner Recalls Aluminum Ladders Due to Fall Hazard

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