2019 Fireworks Safety Tips
Fillmore Fire Department
Fillmore Fire Department

Courtesy of Fillmore Fire Chief Keith Gurrola & The Fillmore Fire Department

• Never allow young children to handle fireworks.

• Older Children should use fireworks only under close adult supervision.

• Never use fireworks while impaired by drugs or alcohol.

• Do not hold lighted fireworks in your hand.

• Never light them indoors.

• Only use fireworks away from homes, vehicles, people and flammable material.

• Never point or throw fireworks at another person.

• Do not ignite fireworks in containers.

• Do not try to re-light or handle malfunctioning fireworks.

• Do not put hot fireworks into garbage receptacles.

• Keep a bucket of water nearby to soak spent fireworks for disposal or in case of fire.

• Report any unsafe acts or illegal fireworks activity.