Do not use faulty equipment. Immediately report suspect equipment.
Do not exceed the maximum cut for the machine.
Do not cut more than one workpiece at a time.
Do not start the saw with the blade touching the workpiece. Allow the blade to reach full speed first.
Do not cut branches, dowel, or wood with embedded nails or screws.
Do not rip solid timber along the grain.
Do not cut ferrous or non-ferrous material.
This SWP does not necessarily cover all possible hazards associated with this equipment and should be used in conjunction with other references. It is designed as a guide to be used to compliment training and as a reminder to users prior to equipment use. This information is based on material published by the South Australian Department of Education and Children’s Services.