Man drowns when Dixie Chopper flips over into lake.

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by conepile, Sep 19, 2003.

  1. conepile

    conepile LawnSite Member
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    Be careful out there and don't exceed the design limits of the equipment.

    Link to news story
     
  2. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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  3. Pecker

    Pecker LawnSite Bronze Member
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    "The National Safety Council said that in 2001, there were 87,506 emergency room visits due to injuries related to lawn mowers." - from that article.

    Just wanted to bring this quote to everyone's attention becaues it caught my eye. - Wow!, not good.
     
  4. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
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    I'm guessing that of those 86.5k visits 80-90% were homeowners.
     
  5. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Those are some amazing statistics!
     

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