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July 4th Firework Safety Tips

Many New Yorkers will conclude Independence Day celebrating with fireworks. It’s not a surprise the number of reported injuries related to fireworks is much higher around July 4th, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. If you plan to light off fireworks, the National Council on Fireworks Safety urges consumers to be ‘fireworks smart’ -->

Have a Happy & Safe Labor Day Weekend!

This weekend we pay tribute to workers everywhere. Please enjoy a safe, happy Labor Day weekend. Looking for Labor Day safety tips? Check out the links below: Firework Safety Rural Roads and Summer Joy Rides  – Road Safety Food Safety       

Preparing for Summer Fun, Firework Safety

Many towns throughout New York allow residential use of Fireworks, but just because it’s legal does not mean it’s safe. According to authorities each 4th of July thousands of people are injured while using consumer fireworks. In addition, fireworks are the known cause of approximately 18,500 fires each year. Here are a few safety tips from the -->