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Returning to work: Taichung’s Fire Bureau urges caution regarding ash when setting off firecrackers as a symbol of good fortune

Fire Bureau
As the Chinese New Year holiday comes to an end, people prepare to return to work on February 15th, with many engaging in the traditional practice of setting off firecrackers to bring in good fortune. The Taichung City Government’s Fire Bureau noted that there have been numerous incidents of fires starting from smoldering ashes that were not fully extinguished as some people would sweep firecracker debris indoors. They urge the public to remain vigilant and follow safety precautions, such as avo...


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