The safety of spectators, our crew, animals, buildings and vehicles are all our responsibility.
All equipment used in our displays has been tested and designed to meet the Australian Standards for outdoor pyrotechnic displays and the Qld Code of Practice.
The Department of Natural Resources and Mines is the regulating body in Queensland and we adhere to their specifications in regard to separation distances between crowds and buildings etc, and where possible we double these distances to increase the safety margin.
Our crew carries our own firefighting equipment and have been trained in it’s use We have full safety gear and can be easily recognised by our uniforms.
Crowd control is managed with barriers to restrict entry to the firing zone and signage is used to notify spectators where the firing site is and what time firing will take place. We keep the firing area secure until there is no risk involved.
On site all relevant items are contained in wooden boxes to increase safety and where possible we fire from an approved firing trailer.
Most of our displays are electronically fired display, At displays the crew have two way radios for easy communication and extra safety to all concerned.
AFU checks and cleans site after firing and most times will visit site next morning to make sure of cleanup and site was left as we found it.
All firework content is transported to the sight in strict accordance with the AEC., in a fully licensed and approved trailer for the transportation of explosives.
All Fired Up Fireworks stores fireworks at the government storage magazine at Helidon.