Failure to follow all Safety Rules and
Precautions can result in serious injury.
Read the instruction carefully until you completely understand and can follow
all warnings and safety rules before operating the unit.
Restrict GMB unit to users who understand and will follow all warning and safety
rules in this Safety Precaution page.
1) Inspect the area before staring the unit. Remove all debris and hard
objects such as rocks, glass, wire, etc that can ricochet, be thrown, or
otherwise cause injury or damage during operation.
2) Inspect GMB unit before each use for worn, loose or missing, or damage parts.
Do not use until GMB unit is in proper repairing and working order.
3) Always wear eye, head, ear and head protection gears when operating, servicing or
performing maintenance on GMB unit. Wearing eye, head protection will help to
prevent rocks or debris from being blown or ricocheting into eye, face and head
which can result in blindness and/or serious head injury.
4) Always wear foot
protection. Do not go barefoot or wear sandals.
5) Always wear respirator or
face mask when working with unit in dusty environments.
6) Secure hair above
shoulder length. Secure or remove, jewellery, loose clothing or clothing with
loosely hanging straps, ties, tassels, etc. They can be caught in moving parts.
Do not operate the GMB unit when you are tired, ill, upset, or if you are under the
influence of alcohol, drugs or medication.
8) Keep children, bystanders and
animals away from working area a minimum of 30 feet ( 10 metres) when starting or
operating the GMB unit. Do not point the nozzles in the direction of people to pets.
The operator of the GMB unit must ensure that no one comes within a 10 metres radius
while working. When several operators are working within the same area, a safety
distance of at least 10 metres must be observed
10) Do not overreach or use
from unstable surfaces such as ladders, trees, steep slopes, rooftops, etc. Keep
firm footing and balance at all times.
11) Never place objects inside the
blower tubes; always direct the blowing debris away from people, animals, glass
and solid objects such as trees, automobiles, walls, etc. The force of air can
cause rocks, dusts or sticks to be thrown to ricochet which can hurt people or
animal, break glass or cause other damages.
12) Never run the unit without the
proper equipment attached. When using your GMB unit as a blower, always install
13) Read and understand instructions of electric and petrol blower.
Safety rules and warnings associated with electric and petrol blower companies.
Always wear protection gears before operating the GMB
a) The blower can throw objects violently
b) You can be blinded or injured.
c) Your rusty gutter may be damaged
by the air's stream from GMB unit.