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Safety Of Others; Residual Risks - Black & Decker BDCH188 User Manual

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Hold power tool by insulated gripping surfaces,
when performing an operation where the fastener
may contact hidden wiring. Fasteners contact-
ing a "live" wire may make exposed metal parts of
the power tool "live" and could give the operator an
electric shock.
Use clamps or another practical way to secure
and support the workpiece to a stable platform.
Holding the work by hand or against your body leaves
it unstable and may lead to loss of control.
Never use a chisel accessory in rotary mode. The
accessory will bind in the material and rotate the drill.
the location of wiring and pipes.
Avoid touching the tip of a drill bit just after drilling, as
it may be hot.
The intended use is described in this instruction
manual. The use of any accessory or attachment or
performance of any operation with this tool other than
those recommended in this instruction manual may
present a risk of personal injury and/or damage to

Safety of others

This appliance is not intended for use by persons
(including children) with reduced physical, sensory
or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and
knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a
person responsible for their safety.
Children should be supervised to ensure that they do
not play with the appliance.

Residual risks.

Additional residual risks may arise when using the tool
which may not be included in the enclosed safety warn-
ings. These risks can arise from misuse, prolonged use
(Original instructions)
Even with the application of the relevant safety regulations
and the implementation of safety devices, certain residual
risks can not be avoided. These include:
Injuries caused by touching any rotating/moving parts.
Injuries caused when changing any parts, blades or
Injuries caused by prolonged use of a tool. When
using any tool for prolonged periods ensure you take
regular breaks.
Impairment of hearing.
Health hazards caused by breathing dust developed
when using your tool (example:- working with wood,
especially oak, beech and MDF.)
The declared vibration emission values stated in the
technical data and the declaration of conformity have been
measured in accordance with a standard test method
provided by EN 60745 and may be used for comparing
one tool with another. The declared vibration emission
value may also be used in a preliminary assessment of
Warning! The vibration emission value during actual
use of the power tool can differ from the declared value
depending on the ways in which the tool is used. The
vibration level may increase above the level stated.
When assessing vibration exposure to determine safety
measures required by 2002/44/EC to protect persons
regularly using power tools in employment, an estimation
of vibration exposure should consider, the actual condi-
tions of use and the way the tool is used, including taking
account of all parts of the operating cycle such as the
times when the tool is switched off and when it is running
idle in addition to the trigger time.