PH: Regional anti-fireworks campaign targets children

PH: Regional anti-fireworks campaign targets children

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The regional office of the Department of Health has officially launched its anti-firework campaign specifically designed to discourage children from using fireworks as children aged 15 and below comprised 40 percent of last year’s total number of firework-related injuries.
14 Dec 2016 - General
As christmas and new year is fast approaching, i am very hopeful for the strict regulation of using firecrackers and fireworks in every street and barangay in our region. I am afraid that some places may be refuse to follow this banning. There are ma...
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Priscilla Mae Gobuyan In Manila, the number of fire-cracker related injuries has decreased substantially because of the strict implementation of firecracker bans. I hope that the same thi...
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If I am not mistaken in regions in Malaysia like Kuantan, fireworks and sky lanterns are legalised and individuals would play with them especially during Chinese New Year. As children, a firework injury would not faze them and they would continue pla...
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This is the region where I live in! Good move for the local government to initiate this movement. Christmas and New year is fastly approaching. In line with this celebrations, cheap firecrackers has been made easily accessible to everyone most espec...
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