4SHARP OBJECTS Keep shears and scissors closed when not in use! Pass sharp objects, handle first, to another person.Walk with blades pointing toward floorDo NOT try to catch if dropped!
5Seam Rippers are sharp and can cut too! Cut away from you!Do NOT cut toward your other hand
6Rotary CuttersClose Safety Latch EACH AND EVERY time you put cutter down!Handle replacement blades with careDon’t throw old blades directly in trash can – put in old case or wrap in heavy paperCut away from your body
7Rotary Cutters Always cut standing up ALWAYS USE A RULER! ALWAYS USE A ROTARY MAT!Keep fingers away from rulers edge
18Never sew over pins with a serger – the cutting blade could cut the pins causing damage to machine and injuring you!Always use the correct needle.Do not pull or push fabric while stitching. This could cause the needle to break.
19Instead of using pins to hold fabric together – use a glue stick or basting stitches.
20Keep fingers away from needle and ALL moving parts!
27Keep flammable type liquids that could explode away from the laundry area! DO NOT WASH items that are spotted, cleaned, or soaked in gasoline, wax, paint, or other flammable liquids. HAND WASH those items and AIR DRY!
28DO NOT reach into washing machine if basket is spinning or agitator is moving! Use detergents and laundry aids ONLY AS INTENDED! READ DIRECTIONS!
29FIRE!Clean lint filter before and after drying each loadClean back of dryer where lint can become trapped!DO NOT dry items that have come in contact with flammable substances! They can IGNITE!!!
30Keep dryer door closed at ALL times Keep dryer door closed at ALL times! (small children and animals find the dryer to be a fun hiding place – DANGEROUS!)
31WATER HEATER Set temperature no higher than 120 degrees Fahrenheit Keep area around water heater free of combustible & flammable materialsIf water heater has not been used in two weeks or longer – turn on and run ALL hot water faucets for several minutes – This allows dangerous gases (hydrogen) to escape!
32KEEP LAUNDRY AREA FREE OF COMBUSTIBLE & FLAMMABLE MATERIALS!!!!