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Fire Pits & Hot Coals

Barbecuing outdoors is fun, but accidentally finding carelessly dumped hot coals can be a painful experience. Prevention is the only cure for a burn victim.

Safety Tips:
  • Always wear sandals or shoes getting to and from the beach to avoid hot, buried coals.
  • Be aware of tar and hot coals from the fire rings on the beach.
  • ONLY dispose of hot coals in proper containers; do not cover hot coals with sand! Buried coals remain hot for up to 24 hours and may cause a serious burn injury to an unsuspecting beachgoer.