Fireworks are synonymous with our celebration of Independence Day. Yet, the thrill of fireworks can also bring pain. 230 people on average go the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the month around the July 4th holiday. Our local Fire Department gives you some tips on keeping you and the family safe. What’s legal and what’s not legal and where and where they are not legal to use. Also, we learned the consequences of shooting off illegal fireworks. The best advice is to go to an organized fireworks show and enjoy a patriotic presentation.