• Make sure that the appliance is switched off before connecting to or disconnecting from the power supply. • Always take care when using the appliance. • Do not use the appliance outdoors. • Do not operate the appliance if your hands are wet. • Do not operate the appliance if you are barefoot. • Do not touch moving parts. Keep long hair and loose clothing out of the way of the moving parts. • Guide the power supply cord neatly so it does not hang over the edge of a worktop and cannot be caught accidentally or tripped over.