Lawn Mower Safety

Mowing the lawn is as common hallmark of summer as a sunny day, yet just like any other task, should be approached with safety in mind. The following tips are provided to you courtesy of the North Central Educational Service District’s newsletter, “Safety Matters.”

Dress Appropriately

Dressing correctly protects staff from both the machine, as well as the elements. Staff should wear:

Prepare the Area

While potentially time-consuming, a pre-mowing inspection can go a long way towards preventing and reducing injuries.

Pre-Start Checklist

Other Tips