Disclaimer : “It is illegal in New York to transport, sell, buy, or use fireworks.” If you are travelling to
an area where they are legal to use, please keep in mind the following tips.

Fireworks are synonymous with the celebration of Independence Day, yet the thrill of fireworks can
also result in serious injury.

According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, “200 people on average go
the emergency room every day with fireworks‐related injuries both in the weeks that lead up to
and the weeks that follow the July 4th holiday.”

Remember, fireworks can be dangerous, causing serious burn, hand and eye injuries. You
can help prevent fireworks‐related injuries and deaths by following these simple fireworks
safety tips.

Trivia Question: How HOT does a Sparkler burn?