Pressure washers speed up cleaning projects on work sites and at home. But with water delivered at pressures up to 4,000 pounds per square inch, pressure washers can also be dangerous. Understanding the hazards associated with high-pressure washing is the first step to preventing them. Be mindful of the following whenever you operate a pressure washer:
For more information on safely operating a pressure washer, check out these recommendations from the CDC and this safety alert from Consumer Reports.