fireworks

Spaghetti sauce: More dangerous than fireworks

More on the exemption for haulers involved in July 4 displays.

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More just positively terrible ideas

"Probably not the best idea in the world to have something that makes random "pop pop" sounds in a warehouse crammed full of Black Cats and Everclear."

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DOT issues safety alert on transporting fireworks

As the nation prepares to celebrate the Fourth of July, the U.S. Department of Transportation is working on many fronts to help prevent unnecessary accidents and fatalities due to the unsafe transport of fireworks. Now through July 8, the department’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will conduct a nationwide roadside inspection sweep to ensure that commercial motor vehicles transporting fireworks categorized as Class 1 Explosives are operating in full compliance with federal and state safety ...

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Fireworks carriers seek hours exemption for 2 years

The American Pyrotechnics Association has applied for a limited exemption from hours-of-duty rules for nine motor carriers this year and 2012.

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