Have an adult supervise use of all fireworks. Sale is prohibited to children under 12 years of age.
Never give to small children. Even sparklers burn as hot as 1200 degrees F.
ALWAYS read and follow directions.
Have a hose or bucket of water nearby for emergencies and to douse misfired/used fireworks.
ALWAYS ignite outdoors. Keep away from dry grass or wooded areas.
NEVER point fireworks at people, pets, cars, or buildings.
NEVER experiment or try to make your own fireworks. Making any type of explosive devise is a felony.
Only light one firework at a time and move away quickly. Never try to re-ignite a “dud.”
Store fireworks in a cool, dry place and dispose of properly after use.
Last Updated: June 12, 2002