Operating a Chainsaw Safely

Safety first. Always read your owner’s manual before operating a chainsaw. The chainsaw is an efficient tool. Yet it can be dangerous if used incorrectly. That’s why safety must always come first. Your clothing is a very important part of this. Even if you’re just cutting some firewood outside the back door of your house, […]

Chainsaw Safety & Training Video: Personal Protective Equipment

Working with a chainsaw can be extremely dangerous. Using the proper personal protective equipment (PPE), like chaps, helmets and hearing protection, is essential for your safety. Protective clothing should fit well and be free of ragged edges which can become tangled in the chainsaw. A hard hat protects your head from falling limbs or branches. […]