|Consider safer alternatives such as glow sticks, confetti poppers or colored streamers.
|Allow children to handle fireworks – including sparklers.
|Observe your local & state laws.
|Attempt to alter, modify, or relight fireworks.
|Have a designated sober adult light all legal fireworks.
|Point or throw lit fireworks at anyone.
|Light one firework at a time & move away quickly.
|Allow children to pick up the spent fireworks ‐ some may still be active.
|Keep children and other observers at a safe distance behind a protective barrier.
|Ever hold lit fireworks in your hand.
|Store fireworks out of children’s reach.
|Keep a bucket of water close for disposal of fireworks.
|Consume alcohol or drugs when lighting fireworks.
|Forget you can be held legally and financially liable for injuries caused by using fireworks.