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Safety Of Others; Electrical Safety - Black & Decker VM1450 Manual

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• Never attempt to remove or replace any
parts other than those specified in this
Additional safety instructions for
vacuum cleaners
• Before use, always make sure that the
filter or dust bag is correctly seated.
• Do not use the appliance to pick up any
materials that could catch fire.
• Do not use the appliance to pick up any
materials that are burning or smoking
(matches, cigarettes, hot ash, etc.).
• Do not block the vents of the appliance.
• Avoid inhaling dust when emptying the
appliance or the dustbag.
• Always keep the brush, crevice tool and
other accessories away from the body
whilst the unit is in operation.
• Always empty the product outside.
• Use extra care when cleaning stairs
• Always be aware of the position of the
power cable and hose so as to avoid a
tripping hazard during use.
• Keep the motor exhaust away from eyes
and faces.
• Keep children and animals at a safe
distance when using this appliance.
• Always work from bottom up when using
the appliance on stairs, and keep the
appliance at least a stair below your
working position.
• Do not use the appliance without the
suction head or another suitable
accessory mounted to the tube.
• Keep your hair, clothing and gloves away
from moving parts.
• Do not use damaged accessories.
• Use only Black & Decker accessories.
• Do not use the appliance on animals.
• Disconnect the product from the
electrical supply before emptying,
cleaning or carrying out any maintenance
on the appliance.

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 the
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.

Electrical safety

This appliance is double insulated;
therefore no earth wire is
required. Always check that the
power supply corresponds to the voltage on
the rating plate.
Power plugs must match the outlet. Never
modify the plug in any way. Unmodified
plugs and matching outlets will reduce risk
of electric shock.
• If the supply cord is damaged, it must be
replaced by the manufacturer or an
authorised Black & Decker Service Centre
in order to avoid a hazard.
This Appliance includes some or all of the
following features.
1. Dust bowl
2. Extension tubes


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