HAZARDS FROM BURNING OF CRACKERS• FIRE / EXPLOSION• BURN INJURY• NOISE - TEMPORARY LOSS OF HEARING OR LESS HEARING• SHOCK• GENERATION OF TOXIC GASES IN CONFINED AREA
SAFETY TIPS FOR SAFE PLAY WITH CRACKERS• Never allow children to play with fireworks unsupervised.• Don’t light candles or oil lamps near curtains or any combustible materials.• Hold sparklers away from your body.• Light rockets pointing them straight up.• Never light flying fireworks from balconies or near buildings and in confined area. Use terraces or open grounds.
SAFETY TIPS FOR SAFE PLAY WITH CRACKERS• Don’t wear long, flowing dresses specially of synthetic materials while playing with fireworks• Never store fireworks near a flame or a source of heat.• Never light fireworks under confinement in a tin.• Never use cracker near LPG storage area.• Avoid defective crackers.• Light only one firework at a time, if it does not function, do not pick it up. It may explode in your hand.
SOME SUGGESTIONS….In case ofFire: Call FIREBurn: Pour cold water and seek Doctor’shelp.Hearing loss: seek Doctor’s help.Shock: switch off main switch & seekDoctor’s help if required.Toxic gases: open all the doors & windowsof the room for ventilation.
Show concernfor infants, theaged, sick &pet animalsDo not lightcrackers nearthem
DIWALI IS A TIME FOR JOY …… NOT REGRET.Wish you a Happy & Safe Diwali