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How To Prevent Fireworks Injuries.
Have Fun! Stay safe!
Firework injuries are common at this time of year. These injuries occur when people use fireworks inappropriately. You should use extra caution when lighting fireworks in order to avoid injuries.
According to research, firework injuries include: burns on your hands, fingers, face, eyes, ears, nose, legs and other extremities.. According to statistics, approximately 9,125 firework injuries occur each year with an average of 4 deaths/ year.
According to http://downtownlalaw.com/burn-injuries-fireworks-show-accident-attorney, firework injuries could be prevented if one uses common sense. First, you should never light fireworks when you are drinking alcohol. Second, never light fireworks indoors since it could lead to a house fire. Next, always supervise children when they are outside lighting fireworks and last, when lighting fireworks, keep a safe distance between yourself and others. Stay safe and Have Fun This Independence Day my friends:)
Updated on February 4, 2016