GRASS CUT SAFETY

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Grass Cut Safety - aPAL Recipe

Awareness - create awareness regarding the frequency and severity of lawn mower accidents and recommend the implementation of preventive grass cut safety measures and procedures.

 

Protection - wear personal protective equipment when grass cutting.

 

Avoidance - hire a professional lawn service that absorbs the risk and implements grass cut safety measures and procedures.

 

Legislation - propose new legislation (perhaps, The Rescue Rick the Grass Cut Man Act) that sets the minimum lawn equipment operator age at 16 with required grass cut safety education, introduces an operator's license, launches various grass cut safety educational programs targeted at various age and occupational groups, etcetera.