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Document ID (ISN)105422
CIS number 06-933
ISBN(s) 0-7176-6162-8
Year 2005
Convention or series no. HSG 124
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Giving your own firework display: How to run and fire it safely
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 2nd ed. 2005. iv, 20p. Illus. 26 ref. Price: GBP 7.95.
Abstract The advice in this guide covers firework displays where the organizers set off the fireworks themselves and have no specialist knowledge. Contents: organization of the display; site selection and layout; contact with the police, the fire service, the local authority and other local groups; provision of site facilities; care of fireworks before the display; crowd safety; emergency plans; safety of bonfires; setting up the fireworks; firing the display; clearing up after the display; legal requirements. Replaces CIS 95-1481.
Descriptors (primary) entertainment services; pyrotechnical products; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; choice of location; safety guides; fire protection; neighbourhood populations; emergency organization
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Entertainment services and sports