Bang out of order: New government firework report is a step in the right direction

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

The RSPCA welcomes the Petitions Committee's report released today (Tuesday 5 November) following its inquiry into the impact of fireworks on humans and animals.

The report concludes that the existing law is inadequate and recommends that local authorities should be empowered to limit the number of displays in their areas through a system of permits. It also recommends that the incoming Government reviews noise levels of fireworks as well as fund an awareness campaign about the responsible use of fireworks.

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