Nail Guns Hospitalize More Construction Workers Than Any Other Injury – Upi.com

Nail Guns: The Power and the Pain

“People who operate nail guns are not the only ones at risk of injury. Bystanders — most often co-workers — represent almost 12 percent of all who are injured by nail guns.” Studies show that the use of nail guns equipped with sequential triggers can reduce injuries by half, OSHA said. “If you do not work in the construction industry, and you are working on a small project, consider using a hammer,” OSHA said. “If you do use a nail gun, read the owners manual from cover to cover to understand its operation. Comply with all recommendations regarding safe work practices.
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Nail Gun Injuries Soar in Consumers

The CDC today reported that the number of consumers seeking emergency treatment at hospitals for nail gun injuries rose 200% from 1991 to 2005. That trend is likely due to the increase in the availability of nail guns at home hardware stores, but no sales data are available to confirm that, notes the CDC. Workers and consumers should make sure that their nail gun has a safety feature called a sequential-trip trigger, says the CDC in a news release. The CDC also says additional training material on nail gun safety should be provided wherever nail guns are sold and rented. Nail Gun Injuries The new statistics come from hospital emergency rooms nationwide. Data from 2001 to 2005 show that most nail gun injuries — 60% — occurred in workers.
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TV Host Nearly Shoots Herself With A Nail Gun On Live Broadcast [Video]

My guess is that you would have more use for a trim nail gun than for a framing nail gun. You mentioned cordless nail guns, but I think you mean combustion or impulse nail guns. I own several of these, and they are my nail gun of choice. This type of nail gun is a self-contained tool.
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at her own face. Studio 10 is a popular morning talk show that airs on Australias Network Ten from 8:30 to 11:00 am on weekdays. She was assisting mentalist Anthony Laye yesterday morning in a demo at the time, and as far as being a magicians helper, she definitely didnt nail it, which in this case was probably a good thing. The popular Studio 10 host proved you dont learn handywoman skills at journalism school when she nearly accidentally shot herself with a nail gun during a mind-reading stunt this morning. See embed below.
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