Blasting Caps are designed to explode with tremendous force to detonate commercial explosives. They should be handled only by trained experts. In unskilled hands, an exploding blasting cap can mutilate fingers, cause blindness, deafness, - or kill.
Education is critical in reducing the number of injuries and deaths of children due to blasting caps. This film demonstrates the hazards of blasting caps and instructs children on what to do if a cap is found.