Stay Safe This 4th of July

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, it is the perfect time to figure out some fun activities that the whole family can enjoy. While celebrating the holiday in different ways, it is important to remember to stay safe. Follow the 4th of July safety tips to ensure everyone has a fun and safe holiday.

Firework safety

  • Never allow children to light fireworks or sparklers.
  • Never aim fireworks at other people, animals, buildings, or other flammable objects.
  • Do not try to relight a dud firework. Wait at least 20 minutes before picking up the firework.
  • Place all lit fireworks, even dud fireworks, into a bucket of water before throwing them in the trash.

Grilling safety

  • Never leave a lit grill unattended.
  • Do not allow children or animals to play around the grilling area.
  • Make sure to keep a water source or fire extinguisher nearby to put out any unexpected fires.
  • Place the grill in an open area, away from any buildings or low hanging trees.

The Insurance Shop would like to wish you and your family a fun and safe holiday, and remind you to contact them to make sure you have the most comprehensive insurance coverage in the White Bear Lake, Minnesota area.