The problem

The ladders do not comply with the mandatory safety standard because of a problem with the hinges. The defect may result in, or contribute to, falls from the ladder.


Ox multipurpose ladders sold between 22 November 2012 and 23 August 2013 from:

  • Placemakers
  • Colorex
  • R&S Trade Group
  • Ullrich Aluminium
  • BLS ladders
  • ITM

What to do

  • Do not use the ladder.
  • Return it to the place of purchase. They will send the ladder away to replace the hinges and contact you when the repair is done (about 7-10 days).
  • For more information contact Easy Access Company on 0800 394 222 or