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The Dangers of Fireworks

Federal Safety Panel Show Dangers of Fireworks
US News Video by NewsLook

With the 4th of July holiday just about a week away, the Consumer Product Safety Commission held its annual demonstration Tuesday showing what could happen if fireworks aren’t treated with extra caution.

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1:37AM PDT on Apr 13, 2013

We never purchase fireworks. There is nothing more dangerous than a small bomb in the hands of an amateur.

6:55AM PDT on Mar 19, 2013

Please think before doing something

5:11AM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

thanks for sharing

9:33AM PST on Jan 23, 2013

I like to see them, but when I think they frighthen animals.....

8:52AM PDT on Jul 1, 2012

Fireworks are beautiful but can also do alot of damage. Have fun but stay safe and be careful.

8:03AM PDT on Jul 1, 2012

so cool, but so dangerous

12:38PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

fireworks have more cons than pros, I wouldn't be against banning fireworks, just think of all the pollution in the air, and the waste, the litter, the animals and how they get terrified, people like to use fireworks as a weapon...and the list just keeps going, the only pro i know is that they look pretty

11:21AM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Dang thats cool I want some fireworks so I can blow up watermelons.

1:16AM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Thanks for sharing.

11:53PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

Hate fireworks! Until they can make all fireworks soundless, they should be banned the world over!

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