Published: August 6, 2015
Over the years many people have been seriously injured and even killed by walking into the spinning propeller of an airplane. Here's a great article on prop safety well worth the short time it takes to read it!
And remember, even if the propeller is not spinning, give it a wide berth. Propellers are powered by magnetos and if the master switch was left on, or if there is a problem somewhere in the wiring, even a gust of wind could start the engine and chop you up.