Safety • Jul 02, 2020

Are Fireworks Safe for Your Kids? Learn the Facts

Fireworks safety is always a “hot” topic around the 4th of July weekend. But in all seriousness, did you know sparklers can burn at over 1000 degrees? These and other fireworks cause 12,000 visits to the ER in the US each year! In this video, Dr. Jamie Kondis, of St. Louis Children’s Hospital, provides the facts you should know as a parent about fireworks injuries and kids. Happy Independence Day, and stay safe!