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Fireworks Laws and Safety Tips

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By Admin on July 02, 2008 8:11 AM

The Fourth of July means backyard barbeques and weekend trips, but perhaps nothing symbolizes the nation's celebration of Independence Day like fireworks. Every state has laws regulating the sale and use of fireworks by consumers -- with some states prohibiting all private use of fireworks, and others legalizing only certain types. This week, FindLaw Features takes a look at laws regulating the sale and use of fireworks, and provides links to in-depth information on fireworks laws in your state. And if you are thinking about using fireworks this Fourth of July (provided they are legal where you live), you'll also find tips on making sure your experience is safe and enjoyable.