8. When operating a power tool outside, ALWAYS
use an outdoor extension
cord marked "W-A" or "W". These cords are rated for outdoor use and
reduce the risk of electric shock.
NOTE: The extension cord must have adequate
wire size AWG
Wire Gauge) for safe, efficient use. Smaller gauge wires
have greater capacity (16 gauge w re has more capacity than 18 gauge wire),
stay alert, watch what you are doing
and use common
a power tool. DO NOT use tool while tired or under
of drugs, alcohol,
while operating power tools may result in serious
2. ALWAYS dress properly.
DO NOT wear loose clothing
back long hair. Reep your hair, clothing,
away from moving
Loose clothes, jewelry, or long hair can be caught in moving parts.
BE SURE switch
is in the "Off"
in. DO NOT carry tools with your finger on the
tools with your finger on the switch or plugging
in tools that
have the switch in the "On" position
or a key that is left attached
to a rotating part of the
tool may result in personal
5. DO NOT overreach.
Proper footing and balance
better control of the tool in
wear eye protection.
safety shoes, hardhat,
must be used for