Grain engulfment has been a recognized hazard for decades. Yet both experienced and inexperienced workers continue to underestimate the deadly risks ssociated with the speed and force of flowing or shifting grain.
This article explains the dangers of working in the grain bin and how you can avoid accidents and prevent injuries.
STIHL Dealers have the tools and resources to give your equipment the best service possible. This ensures that, as your servicing Dealer, we’re the authority when it comes to making repairs or replacements to your STIHL equipment. And when it comes to repairs and replacements, we look to genuine STIHL parts to get the job done
Safety is a critical component of owning outdoor power equipment – and STIHL products are no exception. Stay informed about general safety procedures and help avoid needless mistakes. Print these tips and display them in your workplace for a visible reminder of recommended procedures.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates each year there are approximately 5,700 hospital emergency room-related injuries associated with snow blowers.
The Toro Company wants you and your family to be safe during the upcoming snow season and offers the following snow blower safety reminders:
1. Make sure log is on level ground ‐ look for cracks in log, good target for your maul.
2. For logs that are difficult to split a wedge should be used.
3. Put wedge into a crack if you can find one ‐ hammer it in about an inch then go to sledge hammer.
4. Keep driving the wedge down into the log until it splits.