Add to GuideAsk a Question
To Top

Garden Safety Tips

Category Advice
Woman Trimming Hedge on Ladder
Working in the garden involves a lot of tools and physical effort. Keep yourself safe and injury-free while working in your yard. This is a guide about garden safety tips.


Share on ThriftyFunThis guide contains the following solutions. Have something to add? Please share your solution!

By 0 found this helpful
October 1, 2009

Gardening may seem like a low-key leisure activity, but it involves a lot of tools and at times, a lot of physical effort. Each year hundreds of thousands of people visit the emergency room for gardening related injuries. Don't be one of them. Here are some tips to keep yourself safe and injury-free while working in your yard and garden.

Avoid Over-Exposure (Sun and Heat)

Reduce Muscle Fatigue

Precautions for Mowers, Trimmers, Chippers, and Other Power Tools

Prevent Falls

Handle Poisons Carefully


Comment Was this helpful? Yes
October 1, 20090 found this helpful

Great tips, especially the part about following the sun so you can work in the shade. I'm also big on drawing things out on paper so you can do it right the first time and avoid unnecessary transplanting. Here's more on planning a garden:

http://www.oldh  g-a-garden.shtml

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Related Content
Home and Garden Gardening AdviceOctober 20, 2015
Childs Car Seat
Decorating a Child's Car Seat
safety pin on purple background
Safety Pin and Bead Craft Projects
Car Broken Down on Side of Road
Automobile Safety Tips
The base of a riding lawnmower.
Bypassing Safety Switches on a Riding Lawnmower
Back to School Ideas!
Summer Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/08/21 05:37:33 in 610 msecs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!