Articles for Tag: "fireworks"

5 Independence Day fire safety tips 
5 Independence Day fire safety tips
Bonfires and fireworks can be fun if handled properly. Follow these guidelines to avoid injury.
Warning: Your fireworks can trigger PTSD 
Warning: Your fireworks can trigger PTSD
Although most people are aware of the physical dangers of lighting explosives, the emotional side effects are commonly overlooked.
Are relaxed laws causing more firework injuries? 
Are relaxed laws causing more firework injuries?
A new study finds a significant increase in the number of U.S. children hospitalized due to fireworks.
Infographic: 5 summer fire safety tips  Featured
Infographic: 5 summer fire safety tips
Bonfires and fireworks can be fun if handled properly. Follow these guidelines to avoid injury.
Doctors working to reduce need for amputations  Featured
Doctors working to reduce need for amputations
Two NFL players burned by fireworks have shed light on efforts to save limbs.
Infographic: Know your risks for fireworks injuries  Featured
Infographic: Know your risks for fireworks injuries
Get the facts on these all too common injuries and celebrate safely this 4th of July.
Eye doctors warn of ‘devastating’ fireworks injuries 
Eye doctors warn of ‘devastating’ fireworks injuries
With Independence Day coming up, ophthalmologists are sounding the annual alarm for safety.