Fourth of July is one of the biggest celebrated holiday of the year. We all know how much fun it can be celebrating but you also need to be on the lookout for these potential accidents. We have made a list below of the 5 most common injuries you need to be on the look out for. Please share with friends and family as you might help save a life.
The National Safety Council estimated that there would be 385 deaths and 41,200 injuries — including car crashes, swimming incidents and fireworks accidents — this Fourth of July. Last year, there were eight deaths and 11,400 injuries from fireworks mishaps alone.
1 – Car accidents
What many people don’t realize, however, is that 4th of July weekend is also the deadliest time to be on the road.Between 2008 and 2012, July 4 had an average of 127 deaths in crashes each year, according to data collected by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Please be careful driving this 4th of July.