Firework Safety Tips

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The 4th of July is a time of celebration. Undoubtedly you may have fireworks at your 4th of July party. Adults should be in charge of any type of fireworks display. In order for you to enjoy the days’ festivities, the National Council on Fireworks Safety recommends the following:

* Always read and follow label directions
* Always have an adult present
* Only buy from reliable fireworks sellers
* Only ignite fireworks outdoors
* Be sure to have water handy
* Never experiment or attempt to make your own fireworks
* Light only one at a time
* Never reignite malfunctioning fireworks
* Never give fireworks to small children
* Store fireworks in a cool, dry place
* Dispose of fireworks properly
* Never throw fireworks at another person
* Never carry fireworks in your pocket
* Never shoot fireworks in metal or glass containers Read more