Escalator "no wheelchairs" warning.

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26 Oct 2019, 7:23 pm

An escalator at the local mall has a warning sign that includes "no wheelchairs". Apparently someone tried to use the escalator in a wheelchair.



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27 Oct 2019, 7:03 am

That's a standard sign that you see on escalators ...I guess so that the mall can avoid lawsuits from folks who claimed that they weren't warned.



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27 Oct 2019, 10:23 am

Check out a typical electric blow-dryer. The warning label may tell the user to not operate the dryer in the shower or tub. I wonder how many electrocutions occur each year because people failed to heed that warning.


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27 Oct 2019, 10:28 am

There must be some thick people around because on a packet of peanuts there are now allergy warnings that they have been prepared where there maybe traces of nut.


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27 Oct 2019, 10:32 am

"What's wrong with people?" said the lady as she cycled down the esculator.... :lol:


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27 Oct 2019, 10:40 am

Mountain Goat wrote:
"What's wrong with people?" said the lady as she cycled down the esculator...
After which, she likely contacted her lawyer to sue someone for not posting a guard who would have protected her from her own stupidity.


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27 Oct 2019, 10:48 am

Fnord wrote:
Mountain Goat wrote:
"What's wrong with people?" said the lady as she cycled down the esculator...
After which, she likely contacted her lawyer to sue someone for not posting a guard who would have protected her from her own stupidity.


Haha! Yes! Or sued the descendants of the inventor of the esculator....


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27 Oct 2019, 7:04 pm

Fnord wrote:
Check out a typical electric blow-dryer. The warning label may tell the user to not operate the dryer in the shower or tub. I wonder how many electrocutions occur each year because people failed to heed that warning.


Why would anyone use a blow dryer while in the shower? That is when they are getting their hair wet.



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27 Oct 2019, 7:05 pm

NewTime wrote:
Fnord wrote:
Check out a typical electric blow-dryer. The warning label may tell the user to not operate the dryer in the shower or tub. I wonder how many electrocutions occur each year because people failed to heed that warning.


Why would anyone use a blow dryer while in the shower? That is when they are getting their hair wet.


Yes. I was thinking that.


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31 Oct 2019, 10:13 am

Amurricans need warnings for everything so they don't end up suing for doing something stupid because they were not warned, like an ADULT-sized Superman costume that came with a warning saying you won't be able to fly like Superman when you wear it, or a jar of peanut butter with the warning that it contains peanuts.