For many people, it’s not Fourth of July without sparklers.
While sparklers don’t pose the same dangers as fireworks, sparkler safety is still something you’ll want to keep in mind.
That’s because the Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that sparklers can burn at 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit–that’s as hot as a blow torch! And they are especially likely to injure children.
Fortunately, there are some easy do’s and don’ts to keep in mind. Good Housekeeping has 10 ways to keep you and your family safe this Fourth of July.