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FOX 2 News St. Louis
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 13 minutes ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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The News & Observer
The incredibly stupid things thousands of people will do this July 4th weekendinjuries. A little over 12,000 Americans hurt themselves with fireworks last y
The incredibly stupid things thousands of people will do this July 4th weekend
The News & Observer / Posted 20 minutes ago
injuries. A little over 12,000 Americans hurt themselves with fireworks last year, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, which tracks this sort of thing. Roughly two-thirds of those injuries happened in July. And a little over... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star Jason Pierre-Paul films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star Jason Pierre-Paul films PSA on dangers of fireworks
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 28 minutes ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 42 minutes ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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Philly.com
Safety on the Fourth: Tips to avoid an ER visitoccur. Though sparklers may seem like an unlikely culprit for burns and other
Safety on the Fourth: Tips to avoid an ER visit
Philly.com / Posted 50 minutes ago
occur. Though sparklers may seem like an unlikely culprit for burns and other injuries, the U.S. Consumer Protection Safety Commission reports that 40 percent of all fireworks-related accidents involve sparklers and firecrackers. Sparklers... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Handle fireworks with care on the Fourth10,500 fireworks-related injuries were treated in U.S. hospitals in 2014, accor
Handle fireworks with care on the Fourth
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 59 minutes ago
10,500 fireworks-related injuries were treated in U.S. hospitals in 2014, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. And nearly 400 people lose sight in one or both eyes every year due to fireworks injuries. Dr. Priscilla... Read more
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Island Packet
The incredibly stupid things thousands of people will do this July 4th weekendinjuries. A little over 12,000 Americans hurt themselves with fireworks last y
The incredibly stupid things thousands of people will do this July 4th weekend
Island Packet / Posted 59 minutes ago
injuries. A little over 12,000 Americans hurt themselves with fireworks last year, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, which tracks this sort of thing. Roughly two-thirds of those injuries happened in July. And a little over... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted an hour ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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CBS News
"It just blew": Stay safe around fireworks July Fourththousands of people nationwide winding up in the emergency room on or around th
"It just blew": Stay safe around fireworks July Fourth
CBS News / Posted an hour ago
thousands of people nationwide winding up in the emergency room on or around the holiday. This year, the Consumer Product Safety Commission set up reenactments of actual accidents involving fireworks to show how dangerous they can be. The group... Read more
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Al.com
Black Cat fireworks recalled for fire hazard before July 4th holidayignited. "The firm has received three reports of the devices spraying outward,
Black Cat fireworks recalled for fire hazard before July 4th holiday
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
ignited. "The firm has received three reports of the devices spraying outward," a statement reads on the Consumer Product Safety Commission website. "No injuries have been reported. Consumers should immediately return the recalled fountains to the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube,” Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube,” Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Fireworks Recalled Over Safety Hazard4th weekend, there's a particulary type of firework that's being recalled becau
Fireworks Recalled Over Safety Hazard
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted an hour ago
4th weekend, there's a particulary type of firework that's being recalled because of a safety hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says about 14,000 Cone Mountain Fireworks can burst and spread sparks and pyrotechnic materials outward... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted an hour ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted an hour ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 hours ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sparklers — yes, sparklers — are the most frequent cause of fireworks injuries10,000 injuries, over the past decade and a half, according to data and estimat
Sparklers — yes, sparklers — are the most frequent cause of fireworks injuries
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
10,000 injuries, over the past decade and a half, according to data and estimates tracked by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. At least 11 people were killed by fireworks last year, according to the commission, including a... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 hours ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After blowing off part of his hand, NFL star films PSA on dangers of fireworks
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 hours ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
After Blowing Off Part of His Hand, NFL Star Films PSA on Dangers of Fireworkshe thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service annou
After Blowing Off Part of His Hand, NFL Star Films PSA on Dangers of Fireworks
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 hours ago
he thought he could throw it before it exploded. In a new public service announcement put out by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, JPP shares his story. He says it can happen to you if you’re not careful. “On my way to the hospital,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Children most likely victims of fireworksdispose of used sparklers in a bucket of water." According to the latest natio
Children most likely victims of fireworks
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
dispose of used sparklers in a bucket of water." According to the latest national data from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 230 people to the emergency room daily for fireworks-related injuries, and in 2014, at least 11 resulted... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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News 8000
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
News 8000 / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Safety tips for handling fireworks--SUPERS--

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Safety tips for handling fireworks
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 3 hours ago
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ClickOnDetroit
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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My EastText
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
My EastText / Posted 3 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Safety tips for handling fireworks--SUPERS--

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Nancy Nord

Frmr. Comm

Safety tips for handling fireworks
KSBW Salinas / Posted 4 hours ago
--SUPERS--

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Nancy Nord

Frmr. Commissioner, US Consumer Product Safety Commission


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Nancy Nord

Frmr. Commissioner, US Consumer Product Safety Commission

--LEAD... Read more

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KSBW Salinas
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KSBW Salinas / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WMTW Portland
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WMTW Portland / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WLKY Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
As temperatures sizzle, fireworks even more riskyinjuries including burns affecting hands and fingers, eyes, arms, legs, head an
As temperatures sizzle, fireworks even more risky
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
injuries including burns affecting hands and fingers, eyes, arms, legs, head and ears, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Firecrackers cause 20% of those injuries, and children between the ages of 5 and 9 and adults 25 to 44 are... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As fireworks laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
As temperatures sizzle, fireworks even more riskyinjuries including burns affecting hands and fingers, eyes, arms, legs, head an
As temperatures sizzle, fireworks even more risky
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 hours ago
injuries including burns affecting hands and fingers, eyes, arms, legs, head and ears, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Firecrackers cause 20% of those injuries, and children between the ages of 5 and 9 and adults 25 to 44 are... Read more
21 related stories
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KETV 7 Omaha
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increaseand they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize r
As firework laws are relaxed, injuries increase
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 hours ago
and they share these dangerous videos on YouTube," Heckman said. To minimize risk of injury, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends never allowing young children to play with or ignite fireworks and to always have an adult... Read more
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