Firework Safety Tips

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With their dazzling display of vibrant colors and loud booms, fireworks are a sight to behold. There’s also an element of danger, including fires, explosions, and fireworks-related injuries. To truly enjoy fireworks safely, taking safety measures is imperative. Here are some firework safety tips to help keep you and family members safer.

According to the 2020 Annual Fireworks Report by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in June 2020, the estimated number of people injured by consumer fireworks rose from 10,000 to 15,600, a 56 percent increase from 2019. The report cites 18 non-occupational fireworks-related fatalities in 2020. 

Firework Safety Tips
Fireworks can cause serious injuries if they’re not used correctly.

Whether you attend public fireworks displays or plan to set off your own at home, be sure to do so safely. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind.

How to Safely Use Fireworks  

Firework Safety Tips
When using fireworks, keep a bucket of water or a garden hose handy in case of fire. 

How to Safely Store Fireworks

Fireworks are a fantastic source of entertainment, so make sure you handle them responsibly.

*****Check to see if your city is allowing fireworks! For many local Ohio cities fireworks will still be banned. 

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Last edited on 19th of May 2022