Power tool battery fires – warning

Lithium-ion batteries are sensitive to temperature, and flammable. They are a serious safety risk to health and safety if used, transported or stored incorrectly.  Businesses using lithium-ion powered devices are urged to make sure their workers are provided with information, training, and instruction to minimise the risk of flash burns, explosion, and exposure to hazardous chemicals.

Read more: https://worksafe.nt.gov.au/forms-and-resources/safety-alerts/power-tool-battery-fires 

Source: NT WorkSafe – Safety Alert