Forestry and Natural Resources

How to Stay Safe Around Chainsaws!

Clemson Extension Program Team

Forestry and Natural Resources

Publication Date

Spring 4-20-2022

Publication Number

LGP 1141


Chainsaws are common and powerful tools used by many non-professional users such as home and forest owners, and farmers. However, these tools come with a high-level of risk for personal injury that can be minimized following safety practices, wearing personal protective equipment, and knowing about mechanical safety features of chainsaws. This article illustrates how non-professional users can stay safe when using chainsaws.

Publication Type



Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

forest owners, home owners, farmers, ranchers

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