While hand held can openers are convenient, sometimes the lid removal creates a problem. One of the benefits of this OXO Good Grips Locking Can opener with lid catch is the fact that it has a magnet that lifts the lid of the can right off for you. No more struggling to remove it yourself or chance it falling onto the counter or floor and making a mess. The magnet holds it securely until you can dispose of it properly. The handles have a locking mechanism that allows for safe and efficient cutting of the can lid itself. Comfortable to use, this is one kitchen utensil you won't want to be without.