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Facts about Fireworks

8/30/2021 (Permalink)

There is a joke about buying Fireworks that comes out in the summer. It goes something like this: "always buy from the guy missing a few fingers, you know he always has the good ones!"

Kind of funny, but not so much if it happens to you!

Every year, people around the US get injuries from fireworks. Some lose a finger, some lose their home to fire and some even worse.

It's not hard to believe that some people call the 4th of July the deadliest of holidays!

If you're going to enjoy setting off  fireworks this year at anytime, follow the instructions on the firework as well as these few tips:

Have a bucket of water near by

Light one at a time

Don't try to re-light a "dud" firework. Give it some time and then soak it in water

Wear safety glasses

Don't let children handle fireworks

Always be a safe distance from any buildings or cars

Dispose of spent fireworks by wetting and then tossing in a metal trash can

The last thing to remember is to pack your common sense this summer and anytime you light off fireworks, check your surrounds and look for things that could go wrong.

You don't want to be like the guy in joke!

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