|Avoiding hedge trimmer hazards
The electric hedge trimmer is extremely dangerous. It's designed to cut through branches the width of your finger and when used carelessly can cause severe accidents.
|Proper stove use
Your stove is a definite burn hazard, but you can take a few simple precautions to protect yourself and your children. Most safety measures are common sense, but when you get hurried, accidents can occur.
|Safe lawn mower usage
You should always use the utmost care when operating a lawn mower. If you need to repair your mower, disconnect the spark plug before you start. Take your lawn mower outdoors before adding any gasoline.
If you are unfamiliar with a tool, it could easily cause an accident in your home. Read the instruction manual before you attempt to operate a tool you aren't familiar with.
|Using electrical appliances
The first step in using you electrical appliance safely is to read the manual. Almost all electrical appliances should be kept away from water, unless they were specifically designed for water use.
If your home is older, it's wiring could pose a potential danger. You should be aware of exactly how much wattage your wires can carry before plugging in lots of appliances.