DOH reminds public on danger of leftover firecrackers still present in the communities; advises those wounded to have ATS

January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on DOH reminds public on danger of leftover firecrackers still present in the communities; advises those wounded to have ATS 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Jan. 1 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH) reminded the public on Friday to ensure that firecrackers that did not ignite and explode during the New Year revelry but remained present in the communities be properly disposed of to avoid accidental injuries to innocent people.

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Piccolo remains the top culprit in the firecracker-related injuries

January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Piccolo remains the top culprit in the firecracker-related injuries 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Jan. 2 (PNA) –The small and illegal firecracker “piccolo” remains the top culprit in the firecracker-related injuries recorded from Dec. 21, 2015 up to the present.

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