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8.—(1) A distributor shall act with due care in relation to a category 1, 2 or 3 firework.
(2) The duty of a distributor referred to in paragraph (1) shall, in particular, include a requirement to check that a category 1, 2 or 3 firework—
(a)bears the CE marking, and
(b)is accompanied by any separate safety warnings or instructions provided by the manufacturer or, where article 7(1)(b) applies, the importer.
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