A chainsaw is one of the most dangerous single things on this planet. A roaring machine cycle of sharp teeth created to cut anything down. And if you add an idiot human to the mix, you’re just asking for blood and accidents.
Luckily, a pair of safety chaps makes it so much safer. How can a pair of clothes be able to do anything? The thread in the chaps smartly jams up the chainsaw to stop the cutting and save your leg.
This article originally appeared on Sploid, a Gizmodo blog of delicious brain candy