Who Does Explosives Safety Protect?


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Incident 1

In 2013, two civilians (peddlers or scrappers) illegally collecting metal on an operational range in Texas were seriously injured when a grenade exploded.

Incident 2

In 2011, a crane operator in a scrap metal yard recognized there was a munition in the material he was processing. The operator immediately retreated from the area and reported what he saw to police.

when you may have encountered a munition and that munitions are dangerous.

do not approach, touch, move or disturb it, but carefully leave the area.

call 911 and advise the police of what you saw and where you saw it.