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US Department of Transportation, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
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fireworks don't fly
But here are some tips for getting your fireworks home safely in your personal vehicle.
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Fireworks present a number of hazards, including explosivity and flammability, and are not accepted as either checked or carry-on baggage on commercial airliners.
If you're transporting fireworks for your own use, in your own vehicle, remember these tips:
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Never attempt to light a firework or fuse within your vehicle, either as a driver or a passenger.
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Never smoke near or while handling fireworks.
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Transport fireworks in a sparkproof container, such as a cardboard box. Firework assortments are typically packaged in sparkproof materials.
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Transport fireworks in the trunk of your vehicle not in the passenger compartment.
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If driving a van or other vehicle, without a trunk, always ensure fireworks are kept out of direct sunlight.