Firework Safety

Stay Safe with PyroSpot

At PyroSpot Fireworks we take fireworks safety very seriously. We want you to celebrate with our products safely. So before you set it off this year, please take a minute to look at this video by the Fireworks Moms and read the safety tips below.

While you’re here, check out the rest of PyroSpot University. Learn about Firework History or learn how not to get scammed with Fireworks BS! If you want even more information, make sure to check out the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Council on Fireworks Safety.

Safety Tip #1

Have an adult present and don’t let children handle, play with or light fireworks

Safety Tip #2

Don’t drink alcohol while using fireworks or let anyone who’s drinking light fireworks

Safety Tip #3

Always read and follow all label directions

Safety Tip #4

Only buy from reliable sellers (like PyroSpot)

Safety Tip #5

Only use fireworks outdoors in a clear open area

Safety Tip #6

Dispose fireworks properly by soaking them in water then putting them in your trashcan

Safety Tip #7

Light only one firework at a time

Safety Tip #8

Never re-light a firework that’s a “dud”

Safety Tip #9

If you’re saving fireworks for later, store them in a cool and dry place

Safety Tip #10

Wear eye protection, don’t stand over the firework and don’t hold a lit firework in your hand

Safety Tip #11

Stay away from illegal fireworks

Safety Tip #12

Follow local and state firework laws and don’t modify or make your own fireworks

Safety Tip #13

Only use fireworks on a hard, flat and level surface

Safety Tip #14

Keep the audience a safe distance away from the firework shooting site

Safety Tip #15

Don’t light fireworks near dry grass, brush or anything that could catch fire

Safety Tip #16

Never shoot fireworks from a metal or glass container

Safety Tip #17

Don’t aim, point or throw fireworks at anyone

Safety Tip #18

Handle fireworks with care and don’t carry fireworks in your pocket

Safety Tip #19

Never smoke when handling fireworks

Safety Tip #20

Respect your community — Clean up and properly dispose of all fireworks debris