Category Archives: E07: Safer Saws Claims

The official assignment (exercise)

E07 – Safer Saws–mom

5A – “Wec says his permanent and ‘”traumatic injury”‘could have been prevented if Bosch and its competitors had not rejected and fought against the safety technology.” 5B – The claim was made by a man, Ryszard Wec, injured by a miter saw, … Continue reading

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Safer Saws- cswilliams15

6A: “Table saws cause more injuries than any other woodworking tool. Although SawStop safety technology has been around for more than ten years, not all table saw manufacturers have adopted it. In fact, the world’s largest tool manufacturers rejected it. … Continue reading

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Safer Saws-palal24

E07:Safer Saws Claims – palal24 Manufacturers 1A.  The additional cost to manufacturers (to install the technology) is estimated to be between $150-$200 per product, an amount that will be passed on to the consumer. 1B.  One of the reasons manufacturers … Continue reading

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Safer Saws—jcirrs

Manufacturer- 1A. “I found out that table saws cause thousands of these really horrible injuries every year. This inventor, a guy named Steve Gass, had actually figured out a way to prevent just about all of those accidents. Over the … Continue reading

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Safer Saws- sixfortyfive645

Injured Plaintiffs 5A. “Wec says his permanent and ‘traumatic injury’ could have been prevented if Bosch and its competitors had not rejected and fought against the safety technology.” 5B. Wec, an injured plaintiff, was quoted in saying he could have … Continue reading

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Safer Saws – crossanlogan

1.) Manufacturers 2.) Customers The National Consumer’s League makes some claims based on the effectiveness of sawblade safety technologies.  a. “[B]lade guards have proved to be ineffective in reducing the 40,000 serious table saw injuries that occur every year.”  b. … Continue reading

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brxttyb- Safer Saws

4. Consumer Safety Advocates 4A: “For the past 50 years, the only safety technology on table saws was the blade guard. The blade guard is often removed because it is inconvenient for many types of cuts. Two thirds of table … Continue reading

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