Battery on bike

Battery fire prevention

Battery fire stats

  • Over the past 3 years, battery fires continue to trend upwards.
  • Year over year, there has been an average increase of 20% more fires caused from batteries.

Rechargeable batteries, such as lithium ion (Li-ion), nickel cadmium (NiCd), nickel-metal hydride (NiMH), supply power to many kinds of devices including:

  • Smart phones
  • Laptops
  • Scooters
  • E-bikes
  • E-cigarettes
  • Smoke alarms
  • Toys
  • Cars

Take care when using them. In some cases, they can cause a fire or explosion.