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Explosives Regulations, 2013

Version of section 449 from 2013-11-27 to 2014-01-31:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Approval required

  •  (1) Before using firecrackers, a user must obtain written approval from the Footnote *local authority.

  • Marginal note:Precautions

    (2) When using firecrackers, the user must take the following precautions:

    • (a) non-flammable clothing and protective equipment that minimizes the likelihood of harm to the user must be worn; and

    • (b) at least one fire extinguisher with a capacity of at least 3–A :60–B:C must be easily accessible.

  • Marginal note:Misfired firecrackers

    (3) A user must remove any misfired firecrackers from the site of use as soon as the circumstances permit after the display.

  • Marginal note:Firecrackers to be returned

    (4) A user must return all misfired and unused firecrackers to the seller as soon as the circumstances permit after the date of use specified in the firecracker certificate.

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