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More than P130K worth of firecrackers and pyrotechnics destroyed in Bacolod City

Posted on Thursday, 3 January 2019 12:00 PM | No Comments
  BACOLOD CITY, Philippines — More than P130,000 worth of firecrackers and pyrotechnics were crushed, soaked in water and buried in pits in Bacolod City. These illegal firecrackers, which include Pegasus, triangle, 5-star,...

PNP checks stalls for permits as firecracker prices soar in Divisoria

Posted on Wednesday, 26 December 2018 02:28 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Prices of firecrackers in Divisoria nowadays have spiked by 15% higher than the price last year. “Tumaas  ang presyo kaysa dati na nakaraang taon mga 15...

Firecracker fire burns a tricycle unit in Bocaue, Bulacan

Posted on Wednesday, 26 December 2018 02:07 PM | No Comments
    BULACAN, Philippines – A tricycle unit went ablaze when a firecracker sparked from the passenger seat on Wednesday (December 26) at Barangay Lolomboy in the municipal town of...

DOH records 7 firecracker-related injuries since December 21

Posted on Monday, 24 December 2018 07:02 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) records seven firecracker-related injuries nationwide since it started its monitoring last Friday, December 21. DOH reports that three of the patients sustained...

DILG tasks PNP, LGUs to enforce law vs. firecracker

Posted on Thursday, 20 December 2018 04:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has tasked the Philippine National Police (PNP) and all local government units (LGUs) in the country to ensure that...

Calabarzon Police targets zero casualty from firecrackers, indiscriminate firing this year-end

Posted on Thursday, 28 December 2017 03:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP)-Calabarzon is confident to record zero firecracker and indiscriminate firing incident during the upcoming new year festivities. With this, Calabarzon Police Regional Office...

Number of firecracker victims soars to 42

Posted on Thursday, 28 December 2017 11:18 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The number of firecracker-related injuries in the country has already climbed to 42 since the 21st of December. Twenty-six of the victims sustained injuries due to piccolo,...

QC gov’t to strictly implement ban on fireworks, pyrotechnics in December

Posted on Tuesday, 21 November 2017 03:56 AM | 1 Comment
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The local government of Quezon City is just waiting for the completion of the Implementing Rules and Regulations or IRR of the ordinance banning the use...

Year-end firecracker victims hit 500

Posted on Tuesday, 3 January 2017 08:50 AM | No Comments
  The number of firecracker-related injuries nationwide has reached 521 from December 21 to January 1, 2017. Manila has the highest number of cases at 297, particularly Manila, Quezon City...

Firecracker prices soar in Bocaue, Bulacan

Posted on Wednesday, 28 December 2016 08:36 AM | No Comments
BULACAN, Philippines — Firecracker vendors said they only have minimal supply of firecrackers this season. This is due to the work stoppage order that the Department of Labor and Employment...