Leave Fireworks to the Experts 

June 30, 2019 – Defence Stories

To minimize the risk of fire and burn injuries this Canada Day, the Canadian Force Fire Marshal urges residents to attend fireworks displays hosted by the municipality, if possible, instead of family fireworks or informal neighbourhood displays.

“Leave fireworks displays with experts who are trained to handle and discharge fireworks safely,” says the CFFM.  “For everyone else, fireworks can be extremely dangerous. For this reason, family fireworks or informal neighbourhood displays are not recommended.”

If you still choose to have a family fireworks or an informal neighbourhood display, check with your Local fire department about regulations regarding fireworks. Here are some important safety tips to be followed:

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