Home bombs and firecrackers

Never attempt to build a home bomb! It can cause a serious injury.

Never attempt to build a home bomb! It can cause a serious injury.

  • Flammable products should never be used for anything except for their designated use.
  • Spray mists of flammable and combustible liquids in the air may burn at any temperature if an ignition source is present. Do not use a lighter or matches around these products.
Fireworks and fire crackers

Fireworks and fire crackers

  • Only adults should handle firecrackers and they should follow all safety precautions.
  • Ensure a significant distance between spectators and fireworks. 
Reviewed by Trauma specialists at the Montreal Children’s Hospital.
Last updated: July 2013,November 2015

Trauma

Phone : 514-412-4400 ext. 23310

Fax : 514-412-4254

514-412-4499, Emergency Department (for patient transfer) / 514-412-4399 (fax)