Step Stool Safety

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Step Stool Safety

When using a step stool in your kitchen, follow thee basic rules of safety:

  • Never stack stools on top of each other.
  • Place step stools on solid and even surfaces before stepping on them.
  • When using a metal stool to handle electrical appliances, be sure stool is not on a wet surface and/or that the stool's feet are covered in rubber.
  • Use two people to move heavy objects from high places.
  • Have a colleague "spot" you whenever possible, by standing near the stool in case it tips.



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