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Safety Nugget Week of February 6 - Battery Safety< Back to Blog

Feb 07, 2017
By: A. Vennavelli
Categories: Safety



This can happen to you -


Recently, we heard many battery recalls – plug-in vehicles, mobile phones, 787 dreamliners – battery safety concerns appear to be ubiquitous.


Take a moment to consider how you handle your devices (phones, computers, power tools, etc.) to reduce risk of a battery incident: e.g. Do you charge your cell phone overnight? Do you sleep with your cell phone next to you, or under your pillow? Do you charge your laptop while it’s in your lap?


A general discussion on Li Ion battery safety is available here:


PBS has recently broadcast a very interesting show on battery technology and safety – (this is rather long, but entertaining and informative) -


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