The journey of RetraSafe ladder stabiliser

My name is Mubashir and I am the inventor of an award-winning foldable ladder stabiliser. Here’s my story about my ladder safety journey. I am a self employed satellite installation engineer and have been working on ladders on a daily basis for over ten years. Being self employed there are few things you can not […]

Inventor of ladder stabiliser and Professional Builder magazine

Have you read the interview with Mubashir Akhtar in Professional Builder magazine’s September issue? Our founder has been talking about ladder safety and our product #ladder #safety #healthandsafety. The magazine is available at most local builders merchants UK wide. Professional Builder’s Kieran Nee talks to the rising star behind ladder safety innovation, the Retrasafe stabiliser. The construction […]

Ladder stabiliser and ladder system which saved the Cricket Match

At a local club in Yorkshire a cricket tournament was disrupted when the ball got stuck between a tree and the metal fence.It was at quite high as you can see in the video. Luckily our safe ladder system was nearby and the ball got recovered safely which saved the day. So this ladder safety […]

University of Leeds VC’s Health and Safety Award for our ladder safety device

Congratulations to Retrasafe director and co-founder Jumana Akhtar for getting the special commendation award for innovation at the University of Leeds Vice Chancellor Health and Safety Awards. Our innovative ladder stabiliser was on show at the event for health and safety officials to look and try. The ladder stabilising device by Retrasafe was a clear favourite […]

Ladder stabilisers at a prestigious DIY show The Grand Designs Live

ladder stabilisers and safe ladder system by Retrasafe Visit stand B372 and see how quick and easy this ladder stabiliser is. Did you catch us in August when we hit the road with our ladder stabilisers to showcase and demonstrate the ladder stabiliser to potential customers who use extension ladders? If not the then you […]

Ladder stabiliser trial for DIY enthusiasts and trade ladder users

RetraSafe is giving away safe extension ladder system for trials to DIY enthusiasts or anyone who uses extension ladders frequently. This ladder system is quick and easy to use and stays with the ladder for easy storage and transportation. If you use extension ladders or know someone who uses ladders for example a builder, a […]

Ladder stabiliser testing at the University of Leeds

If you are looking for an anti-slip ladder stabiliser that is quick to install and easy to use then look no further. Your ladders may break but our ladder stabilisers won’t fail on you. They stay with your ladders for easy storage and carrying. We have done some ladder stabiliser testing and the results are […]

ladder stabiliser by RetraSafe got mentioned in the British Safety Council’s magazine

  Our ladder stabiliser was also mentioned in the British Safety Council’s magazine called Safety Management when it was celebrating its 60 years in March 2017. We would like to add a bit more detail about our award winning, innovative ladder stabiliser for extension ladders. This ladder safety device can be used for leaning ladders […]

Our ladder safety device and RoSPA’s OS&H Journal June 2016 editorial

In Rospa’s OS&H Journal June 2016 edition, our ladder safety device has been mentioned in the editorial which was as follows. “Retrasafe will present its new Retractable ladder stabiliser at the Safety & Health Expo. The stabiliser is designed to fit most extension ladders, preventing them from slipping backwards and providing a wide ladder base […]

An invitation for Retrasafe founders to a reception at the House of Commons

As part of the shortlisted candidates for the APS CDM Awards 2016, RetraSafe directors were invited to attend an event at the House of Commons. Where they represented Retrasafe in front of Health and Safety experts, Members of Parliament and other business people who made significant contribution in the field of safety. Later on they […]