Chainsaw safety 101

Kailee Wheeland

Kick back

Likely injuries

Cutting your hand off

Head injuries

Tripping off logs/equipment

Other:

Transporting a chainsaw by hand- you should hold near core and keep the blade guard on at all time when not in use.

Transporting a chainsaw by vehicle- place in back vehicle where the chainsaw in secure and keep the blade guard on at all times.

Fueling chainsaw- make sure the chainsaw is off and not hot. Then pour the gas into the chainsaw and make sure you put the cap on.