As a company and manufacturer, MiniTrencher takes safety very seriously. Handheld trenchers, similar to GeoRipper, have been around for 20+ years with no accidents reported. GeoRipper minitrenchers have been in the market since 2016 with zero accidents reported.
MiniTrencher has incorporated safety enhancements into both the Original GeoRipper® and GeoRipper®T/A trenching attachments making it one of the safest trenchers on the market.
Lower RPM than a traditional chainsaw
Spring-loaded vibration isolation to mitigate kickback
Dirt Deflection System to keep dirt and rocks away
EZ Kart for longer runs so you don't have to bend over
Safety Bar is included on all GeoRipperT/A trenching attachments that covers the top of the chain