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10 Dangerous Power Tools

While power tools can be extremely useful when seeking to accomplish a variety of tasks, if they are manufactured or designed poorly, they can instead prove to be very dangerous. Approximately 400,000 people are injured by power tools annually, so it is advisable to ensure that you have an appreciation for the risks that may accompany use of or proximity to certain power tools. Injuries resulting from power tool accidents can be devastating, and in some cases, fatal.

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured by a defective power tool, please do not hesitate to contact an experienced and skilled Waukesha injury lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. at 800-242-2874 for a free consultation.

Handy and Hazardous Tools

Safety features on power tools have advanced greatly, but power tools can still malfunction, potentially causing extremely serious injuries. This is especially likely in the case of a defectively designed or built tool. The following are ten power tools which are particularly dangerous and around which it is important to proceed with extra caution:

  • Nail guns
  • Chainsaws
  • Snow blowers
  • Table saws
  • Circular saws
  • Riding lawn mowers
  • Power drills
  • Air compressors
  • Backhoes
  • Wood chippers

When working with or around power tools, always ensure there is someone with you so you can have help in the event of an emergency.

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If you or someone you care about has been seriously injured by a power tool that malfunctioned, contact a Waukesha injury lawyer of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. by calling 800-242-2874.