One of my colleagues died recently while working under his car when the Hydraulic jack gave way, apparently vehicle was not supported by stands. which made me think of replacing my rusty old "pin" type axle stands with something safer.
On average 20 people die each year in the UK working underneath their cars
3 ton Ratchet type stands.
Min./Max. Height: 287/427mm.
Cast iron support posts.
Tough steel plate welded bases.
Model No. VS2003
List Price £37.64
"Ratchet type axle stand with cast iron support post and tough welded steel plate base. Angled teeth in post prevent accidental release of load - the more weight applied, the tighter the post is locked."