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pan handle
The handles on the side of an ejection seat used normally to effect seat-occupant separation. However, there are some ejection seats, especially of Russian origin, in which pan handles act as firing handles and for initiating the ejection sequence.
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Turn all pan handles in towards the back of the stove.
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Avoid wearing loose-fitting clothing with long sleeves near ranges or ovens; watch children closely so they don't come into contact with cooking food or hot stovetops; and turn pan handles toward the back of the stove to prevent kids and others from spilling a pan's scalding contents onto themselves.
Make sure pan handles are turned away from you so they can't be knocked or caught.
It was a lovely place but with just one fault - all the pan handles were loose and we didn't have a screwdriver to tighten them (although the point of a knife helped a bit
Pan handles mikey mess If you're a bit of a microwave maven then here's a great idea that will make cooking safer and keep your oven cleaner for longer.