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Recommended EN131 Professional Ladders

Here at First Mats, we offer a great range of ladders which conform to EN131 Professional standards. This standard verifies that a ladder is designed and constructed to offer the highest level of safety for users, so you can be reassured that you are buying a safe and high-quality product for your workplace.

Our extensive range of EN131 Professional Ladders includes combination ladders, step ladders and extension ladders, so you can choose the product that best suits your individual needs.

We have collated a list of our recommended ladders which meet the EN131 Professional standard to help you decide which product is the one for you.



Heavy-Duty commination ladder

Heavy-Duty Aluminium EN131 Combination Ladder

This excellent quality Heavy-Duty Aluminium Combination Ladder
is designed for professional use but can also be used at home for DIY tasks. It can convert between a straight extension ladder, an A-frame stepladder, an extended stepladder and a stairwell ladder, making it a versatile and highly functional product.

  • British made heavy duty aluminium combination ladder
  • Fitted with a telescopic stabiliser bar for optimal stability
  • Large box section aluminium stiles for strength

Deep Tread Aluminium Step Ladder

Deep-Tread Aluminium EN131 Step Ladders

The Deep-Tread Aluminium Step Ladder is ideal for regular commercial use in trade professions, such as painting and decorating. It’s constructed from robust aluminium, providing excellent durability and safety for the user. It’s available in a range of different sizes, from 3 treads to 8 treads.

  • British-made deep-tread aluminium step ladder
  • Strong cast aluminium safety platform
  • High support rail including integrated tool tray

Multi-Purpose Step Ladder

Velocity Double-Lock Multi Purpose Ladder

For more intensive professional use, the Velocity Double-Lock Multi Purpose Ladder is extremely robust and versatile, including a super-strong aluminium aircraft alloy construction and 24 different setups for ultimate flexibility. The different possible configurations include an A-frame ladder, extension ladder, staircase ladder and trestle and plank scaffold.

  • British-made Velocity double-lock multi-purpose ladder
  • Ladder can be adjusted in seconds with spring-assisted Rapid Lock adjustments
  • Double lock hinges for extra safety and stability

Fibreglass Step Ladder

Heavy-Duty Fibreglass Step Ladders (Platform)

The Heavy-Duty Fibreglass Step Ladder is designed for professional use, particularly for use with electrical tasks. The fibreglass stiles are insulated for protection up to 30,000 volts. It features large and angled feet for increased ground contact and stability.

  • British made GRP stepladder
  • Made from non-conductive fibreglass
  • Features 320mm x 248mm checker-plate platform

Trade Extension Ladder

Trade Double Extension Ladders

If you require a ladder for professional trade use, such as in construction and maintenance work, our Trade Double Extension Ladders are ideal. They feature a stabilising bar to reduce sideways movement, along with D-shaped, twist-proof rungs for excellent comfort and safety.

  • British-made heavy-duty double extension ladder
  • Includes east to fit stabilising bar
  • Features rubber anti-slip feet for excellent grip

King Kombo Ladder

King Kombo Industrial EN131 Combination Ladder

The King Kombo Industrial Combination Ladder is hard-wearing and designed for intensive professional use. It’s versatile and multi-functional and can be converted into a straight extension ladder, stepladder or a leaning ladder. It also includes a ground cue, which provides an audible/sensory warning on the last step to indicate that it’s safe to step off.

  • British made King Kombo combination ladder
  • Easy adjustment with palm button controls
  • Made from non-conductive fibreglass, ideal for electrical work


This article highlights just a few products from our extensive range of ladders which meet EN131 Professional standards. For further information about our range of similar products, check out the ladders available in our online store, including Extension Ladders, Combination Ladders and Step Ladders made from aluminium and fibreglass.

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