Think safety while using your lawnmower

Posted at 6:38 PM, May 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-06 20:13:44-04

he warm weather is settling in, and many of us are gearing up for lawn duty. But experts warn those trusty lawnmowers can be dangerous if precautions are not taken.

They say at least 20,000 people are injured each year in lawnmower accidents. They're recommending parents keep kids indoors or far away while mowing.

You should also check your lawn for objects that could be thrown by the mower before you start.