Firework injury figures published in 2004 show that 1,136 people had to be treated in casualty last year. Most accidents were minor. There was a fall in the number of accidents in the street and from air bombs, but there was a slight rise in accidents at family or private parties.
Fireworks Safety Site
These pages have been prepared by the Explosive Industry Group of the CBI to help users of fireworks have a safe and enjoyable celebration. There is also find information for teachers and enforcers on the site.