Hand Safety with Fireworks

As we approach the 4th of July, it is important to keep in mind that the use of even the smallest fireworks can result in devastating injuries. Sparklers reach temperatures over 1000 degrees and can easily burn skin or ignite clothing. Larger fireworks can fracture fingers or amputate portions of the hand.  While these injuries may […]

4th of July Hand & Firework Safety

4th of July Fireworks

Summer 2021 is looking a little brighter than the summer of 2020 as neighborhood and community gatherings, parades, and summer celebrations are returning in a safe way. This means that large firework displays may return, but also people are excited to safely gather to celebrate the holidays with friends and family. With large gatherings returning, […]

Fireworks & Hand Safety

Fireworks and Hands

View our Firework Safety Tip Sheet The summer of 2020 is different from any we have known before.  Covid-19 has affected our ability to celebrate with the normal parades, gatherings, and summer celebrations.  Large firework displays have been canceled this year.  This may lead to more inexperienced people handling fireworks meaning Fireworks & Hand Safety […]