High-Impact Power Tool Safety

High-Impact Power Tool Safety

Updated Feb 14, 2019
This video features six accident reenactments to remind power tool users about key safety issues and to make them aware of the painful injuries that result from unsafe use. Voices of experience provide real-world advice on using tools to get the job done while staying safe at the same time.Topics include inspecting tools before use, selecting the proper tool for the job, being trained and authorized to use tools and correct body placement and tool positioning. Electrical extension cords, GFCIs, dangers of compressed air, avoiding horseplay, recognizing fire hazards and using proper PPE are also covered.