Common Firework-Related Injuries to be Aware of This 4th of July
This 4th of July keep everyone safe and sound by knowing what injuries to avoid when handling fireworks.
According to Health Grades, the top 6 injuries that come with the firework season include:
1. Hand Burns/ Minor Burns
2. Eye Injuries
3. Hand Fractures and Lacerations
4. Facial Injuries
6. Hearing Loss
The best way to avoid these kinds of injuries is to be aware of fireworks you are using and taking precaution when using them.
Pediatrics Safety says that it is best to use common sense when using fireworks. Use them out doors only. Don't point fireworks at another person, and always have an adult present.