Generators are important equipment when power outage occurs or when temporary electricity is required to power up home appliances or for outdoor purpose such as camping or fishing.
Is important to know how to operate a generator when electricity is required, but we should always remember the importance of safety when operating the generator.
The following are some links that provide good information on generator safety precaution.
The American Red Cross - Providing information on purchasing generators. The site also explains the importance of safety precaution when operating a generator.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission Safety Alert - Offering guidelines on primary hazards to avoid when using a generator are carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning from the toxic engine exhaust, electric shock or electrocution, fire and burns.