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Celebrate Safely This Fourth of July

The VRFA encourages you to inlcude safety in your Independence Day celebration this year.  View fun and safe celebration ideas from the National Fire Protection Association. Know the regulations for fireworks in your area.  You can find the regulations for Algona, Auburn and Pacific, as well as safety tips, on our website.

When planning your celebrations keep in mind that over 19,500 fires are started by fireworks each year according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.  Also, children ages 10-14 have the highest rate of fireworks injuries with sparklers accounting for approximately one quarter of emergency room fireworks injuries. Please take steps to keep you and your family safe.