The Firework Code

Before they explode read the code!

1 Light sparklers one at atime and wear gloves
2 Never give sparklers to a child under 5
3 Buy faireworks marked BS 7114
4 Keep fireworks in a closed box
5 Follow the instructions on each firework
6 Light them at arm's length using a taper
7 Stand well back
8 Never go back to a lit firework
9 Never put fireworks in your pocket
10 Never throw fireworks
11 Keep pets indoors

Extracts taken from BERR leaflet

Supplies of all posters and leaflets can be obtained from BERR (Department for Business Enterprise & Regulatory Reform) formally known as DTI

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