Facilities

Lawn Mowers

Mower Discharge Hazards-Flying Objects

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To avoid mower discharge hazards at the site, the operator should:

  1. First walk areas to be mowed, inspecting for and removing objects which might be thrown.
  2. Make sure optional equipment is available in the shop for collecting debris.
  3. Remove shields to reduce the distance objects are thrown.
  4. Aim the discharge chute toward nearby people or animals.