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Grandma’s Fireworks Recalls Fireworks Due to Violation of Federal Standards; Explosion and Burn Hazards

  • Rise in the East
  • Rise in the East
  • Safe Cracker
  • Angry Elf
  • Mamba
  • Crazy King Crackers
  • POW!
  • BANG
  • Crazy Robot Flowers
  • Frog Balls
  • Dragon Artillery Shell (Assorted)
  • Small Festival Balls
  • Cock Rises!
  • Sammy’s Best
  • Catherine Catapult
  • Heavy Bomber 5 Shot Roman Candles
  • Multiple Rocket
  • Talon Rockets
  • Block Buster
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The recalled fireworks are overloaded with pyrotechnics intended to produce an audible effect, violating the federal regulatory standard for this product. Overloaded fireworks can result in a greater than expected explosion, posing explosion and burn hazards to consumers.

Recall Date:
June 26, 2019
About 25,000
Consumer Contact

Grandma’s Fireworks collect at 765-732-3866 anytime or email at and for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves 18 different consumer fireworks. The brand name, product name and the item number are printed on the outside wrapping of the firework.



Brand Product Name Item Number Price Sold For
Clown Rise in the East CL1000 $24-36 a box, $2 individual
None Listed Safe cracker No Model Listed $24-36 a box, $3 individual
None Listed Angry Elf No Model Listed $39.99 a box
None Listed Mamba No Model Listed $20.00 a box, $2 individual
None Listed Crazy King KF0168 $20.00 a box, $2 individual
None Listed POW! No Model Listed $32.99 a box
None Listed Bang No Model Listed $32.99 a box
None Listed Crazy Robot Flowers BW500 $24-36 a box, $3 individual
None Listed Frog Balls FB5015 $50.00 a box
None Listed Dragon Artillery (Assorted) W515B $30.00 a box
None Listed Small Festival Balls N1000 $50.00 a box
None Listed Cock Rises! FF5001 $50.00 a box
None Listed Sammy's Best No Model Listed $24.00 a box
None Listed Katherine’s Catapult PF0402 $24.00 a pack
Clown Heavy Bomber GX7502 $20.00 a pack
None Listed Multiple Rocket No Model Listed $50.00 a pack
None Listed Talon No Model Listed $40.00 a pack.
None Listed Block Buster No Model Listed $24-36 a box, $3 individual



Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fireworks and return them to Grandma’s Fireworks for a full refund


An 8 year old boy and a 12 year old boy found the broken end of a Talon rocket, lit it and were hurt. The 8 year old boy lost his hand.

Sold At:
Grandma’s Fireworks in West College Corner, Indiana from January 2009 through April 2019. There were no online sales.

The Oxford (Ohio) Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives investigated these fireworks and worked with CPSC to initiate this recall.

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