Stay safe – Follow the Firework Code

Given that today is 5th November, a useful reminder from a previous post.

Have a great Bonfire Night and stay safe.

Karl Quinney

As much as I enjoy Bonfire Night, I am not one for fireworks.

A bonfire, yes, but rockets, Catherine wheels et al, no thank you. Never have been either, purely I think because of the safety element more than anything – I just don’t feel safe with or around fireworks.

So if you are letting off a few fireworks tonight, stay safe, and follow these rules as set out by the RoSPA.

Remember, only adults should deal with firework  displays and the lighting of fireworks. They should also take care of the safe  disposal of fireworks once they have been used.

Young people should watch and enjoy fireworks at a safe distance and follow the safety rules for using sparklers.

  1. FireworksPlan your firework display to make it safe and enjoyable.
  2. Keep fireworks in a closed box and use them one at a time.
  3. Read and follow the instructions on each firework using a…

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