Firework Stands Open for Fourth

City of Clarksville allows Fireworks July 1st-5th from 6:00pm until 10:00pm

City of Clarksville allows Fireworks July 1st-5th from 6:00pm until 10:00pm

"The best way to enjoy fireworks this Fourth of July holiday is to leave them to the professionals", he says.

"Each year we have many unnecessary injuries and fires that are attributed directly to fireworks".

In 2015, about 11,900 people were treated in USA hospitals and emergency rooms, according to the National Fire Protection Association. The other two deaths involved homemade fireworks; one dying in a house fire caused by homemade fireworks.

Although the possibility of fireworks sparking a fire is always a concern for fire officials, current conditions - the abundance of vegetation resulting from the heavy winter rains, and the arrival of hot weather - raises the level of anxiety.

"Retailers must have a permit through the state to sell consumer fireworks", he said.

· Only use fireworks outdoors in a clear area; away from buildings and vehicles.

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Also, it is unlawful for any person under the age of sixteen to use, explode, or possess any fireworks within the city limits unless they are under the direct supervision of an adult at least eighteen years of age.

Know your fireworks, read the labels and understand the specifications before igniting.

In 2016, according state officials, 71.7 percent of all reported fireworks-related injuries in IN occurred from July 1-7.

A couple of years ago I contacted the state representatives from my area and asked that they consider passing legislation to prohibit the private discharge of fireworks. In fact, people in the US spend about $250 million on pyrotechnics every Fourth of July.

In the latest report from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 11,900 firework-related injuries were reported in 2015, Apel said.

Other fireworks, typically aerial ones, are illegal to shoot off in Idaho.

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~Purchase fireworks from an authorized retailer and follow the manufacturer's directions.

In addition, remember that children are fascinated by fireworks and might try to pick them up off the ground.

Red, White and Kaboom - Festivities are held at Village Green Park, Fairfield Aquatic Center and Rozzi's Famous Fireworks close out the evening from Harbin Park. Wait 10 - 20 minutes and then soak it in a bucket of water. Noting that flame-ups from grease are a major cause of residential fires, officials recommend keeping a garden hose nearby whenever using a backyard grill.

Never allow young children to play with or ignite fireworks.

~Place any part of your body directly over a fireworks device when lighting the fuse.

~Carry fireworks in a pocket or shoot them off in metal or glass containers. Alcohol use while discharging fireworks should also be avoided.

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