This past Independence Day many went and enjoyed one of the numerous professional fireworks displace across the State of Florida. However, many others went over to a barbecue at relatives or friends homes and capped-off the night with an amateur fireworks display. This can be a lot of fun, but it can also be very dangerous, and for this reasons, authorities also warn fireworks are best left to the professionals.
One thing many do not realize is fireworks are actually illegal to sell in the state of Florida if they are being used for what most consider their normal purpose of shooting them off on the Fourth of July. If you want to legally purchase fireworks for public display, the buyer and seller actually need permits, but that is not what typically happens. You may be wondering how all of these roadside stands are allowed to sell virtually any type of fireworks to consumers. Continue reading