Meet and correspond with major ladder manufacturers and components providers from across the country at the bi-annual business meetings as well as virtually through the ALI website. Enlarge your professional and personal network, learn about industry trends, and increase the potential for business opportunities and partnerships with companies in your field of expertise.
Be at the forefront of ladder safety training. ALI provides the latest in ladder safety training through online videos for free through the LadderSafetyTraining.org site. The information on this site is organized by ladder type with additional resources listed for more technical support. As a member, you will have the opportunity to take part in the creation of the training videos and have your name included in the credits, which will be viewed by more than 15,000 ladder users a year depending on the video. ALI is currently in the planning stages of creating another video to add to the website, so this is the ideal time to make your mark.
ALI is the approved developer of industry standards by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)—providing ALI and its members a pivotal role in the design and testing of products. As the Secretariat of the A14 Committee, ALI has developed a solid and professional working relationship across a broad spectrum of interests and disciplines. As a member of ALI, you have the opportunity to become a member of the ALI A14 Committee and contribute toward a strong and responsive voluntary standards making process.
Important Industry Partnerships
ALI is also the voice of the ladder industry before governmental commissions and agencies, and has a longstanding partnership with the National Institute for Occupational and Safety Health Administration (NIOSH) involving safety research and testing. ALI also actively partners with the National Safety Council (NSC), American National Standards Institute (ANSI), Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to represent the interests of the ladder industry when needed.
Member companies are both directly and indirectly related to the ladder industry. Companies interested in becoming members can reach out to Susan Lane at email@example.com or via phone at 312.321.6806.