Keep work area clean, uncluttered and properly lighted-replace all unused tools and equipment.
Keep visitors at a safe distance from the work area.
Make workshop child-proof-with padlocks, master switches, and by removing starter keys.
General Safety Information (Continued)
Risk of electric shock.
This equipment is only for use on 115 volt (single phase) and is equipped with an approved 3-conductor cord and 3-
prong, grounding type plug (as shown in Figure 2) for your protection against shock hazards. Plug pump directly into a
properly installed and grounded 3-prong grounding type receptacle, as shown in Figure 2.
Figure 2 - Grounding Methods
The motor must be securely and adequately grounded for your protection against shock hazards! Where a 2-prong wall
receptacle is encountered, it must be replaced with a properly grounded 3-prong receptacle installed in accordance with
the National Electrical Code, local codes and ordinances.
All wiring should be performed by a qualified electrician.
Protect electrical cord from sharp objects, hot surfaces, oil and chemicals. Avoid kinking the cord. Replace or
repair damaged or worn cords immediately.
Make certain that the power source conforms to the requirements of your equipment.
Do not touch an operating motor. Modem motors are designed to operate at high temperatures.
Do not handle a pump or pump motor with wet hands or when standing on a wet or damp surface, or in water.
If your basement has water or moisture on the floor, do not walk on wet area until all power
has been turned off. If shut off box is in basement, call the electric company to shut off
service to the house, Or call your local fire department for instructions. Failure to follow this
warning can result in fatal electrical shock.
Do not use in hazardous or explosive locations.