With the Fourth of July just around the corner, many of us will celebrate with our family and friends. A lot of these celebrations include fireworks, and who doesn’t love fireworks on the Fourth of July? They are the perfect addition to any celebration and are considered a staple in Independence Day celebrations.
However, it is essential to make sure we’re celebrating safety, too. Fireworks-related injuries are the most common on New Year’s Eve and the Fourth of July.
Fireworks can cause injuries, including burns, cuts, foreign objects in the eye, and death. Choose to protect yourself and your family from fireworks injuries by following these tips:
Better yet, grab a blanket and a patch of lawn, kick back and let the experts handle the fireworks show.
If a firework injures you, always remember to call a doctor immediately or visit your local emergency room.