Fireworks Safety Message

18th October 2011

Its fireworks season and a number of Scout Groups and Districts will be holding firework displays.

If you are intending to run a display it is the responsibility of Group & District Executive Committees, as trustees to ensure that the event is run in accordance with the safety policy of The Scout Association and guidance of the Health and Safety Executive and RoSPA.

Further information can be found in the October/November magazine.

If your display intends to use Category 4 fireworks ensure that those running the display are fully competent to do so. This should be demonstrated through appropriate training and experience or use of professional firers. Further information from the British Pyrotechnists Association.

Author: Gary Bainbridge

Comments

Leave a comment

(this will be displayed next to your comment)
(this will not be shown, but may be used for contacting you regarding your message)

Human check

Please complete the validation below. This helps us to protect against false spam submissions.

All comments are moderated before being published.


scouts_logo_marque_white

Upcoming events

Safeguarding Awareness Update Training - South East District
29th January 2020 19:00 - 21:30

Explorer Scout Young Leaders Weekend
6th 18:00 - 8th March 2020 16:00

Latest news

Could you be the next District Commissioner for Clydesdale District?
17th January 2020

Consultation on membership of the Regional Scout Council
15th January 2020