Most firework accidents at corporate dos

More injuries from fireworks happened at corporate events than elsewhere during last year’s autumn fireworks season, according the Department of Trade and Industry.

More injuries from fireworks happened at corporate events than elsewhere during last year’s autumn fireworks season, according the Department of Trade and Industry. Corporate events top a place-of-accident chart, with 590 incidents reported. The street comes second, with 317 incidents, followed by large public displays, with 96 reported cases. Although no-one died as a result of the cases reported during a four-week period from last October to November, insurance firm Insurex Expo-Sure is urging organisers to take extra precautions.

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