4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

June 16, 2014 12:00 PM
4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

" What says summer more than a barbecue, some cold drinks and a few sparklers in your backyard with the whole family on the Fourth of July? Fireworks displays are an American tradition, one that comes with a lot of caution, but a tradition nonetheless. It’s always a lot of fun to set off some fireworks for the big holiday, and many families take pride in following these annual traditions. However, fireworks can also be very dangerous, so it’s so important to follow some simple common-sense guidelines when setting off any type of fireworks. Here are a few ways to make sure your family stays safe this Fourth of July.

Check the Law

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First and foremost, check the laws in your state or area regarding which types of fireworks are legal. Every city has its own laws and regulations when it comes to fireworks and you don’t want to be cited for setting off illegal fireworks. Due to droughts in many areas, fireworks are totally banned (even sparklers), so it’s always best to play it safe "

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