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Lithium-ion batteries are used in lots of products, such as mobile phones, laptops, electric vehicles, and generators. The use of these batteries is generally safe, and most have built-in safety features. Unfortunately, in rare cases, these batteries can overheat, catch fire, or explode.
Here is some basic safety information about lithium-ion batteries:
Reasons a Battery May Fail
Overcharging - If a lithium-ion battery becomes overcharged, the battery can rupture, overheat, catch fire, or explode.
Hot and Cold Temperatures - Extreme cold and heat can affect a battery’s ability to charge properly. The battery should be in moderate temperature conditions before charging.
Impacts - Impacts that could cause dents or punctures in the battery may result in dangerous charging situations, including overheating, fire, or explosion.
Tips for Safe Battery Charging and Use
Carefully read and follow all manufacturer instructions and warnings.
If at any time you witness a battery starting to balloon, swell up, smoke, or overheat, discontinue use and charging immediately.
Avoid leaving a charging battery unattended.
Use the power adapter meant for use with your specific product.
Avoid storing your battery in direct sunlight, an extremely hot or cold space, or under heavy objects.
When charging, set the battery and power adapter in an open space away from combustible material.
Do not open or otherwise take apart a battery or its power adapter.