Tablesaws are extremely fast and powerful so safety should be your number one concern. We avidly support the sole use of SawStop tablesaw in all shops. The inventor of the SawStop Table Saw is passionate about preventing table saw accidents. His greatest contribution to state-of-the-art tablesaw technology is the SawStop table saw’s unique safety system which stops the sawblade in less than 5 milliseconds after coming in contact with a woodworker’s hand or finger. Learn more about Sawstop's safety system and how it can prevent a tragic tablesaw injury in your shop.If you are not ready to make a SawStop tablesaw purchase make sure you are as careful as possible when using a tablesaw. We have a list of simple rules to help keep safety first and stop tablesaw injuries to woodworkers. Rules like using a bandsaw for ripping instead of a tablesaw or using a tracksaw for ripping instead of a tablesaw. Always use an automatic stock feeder whenever you rip on your tablesaw.