battery fire

Boeing 787 Dreamliner (credit: James Morgan/Boeing Australia via Getty Images)

Report: FAA Failed To Properly Test 787 Dreamliner Batteries

The government failed to properly test the Boeing 787’s lithium-ion batteries and relied too much on Boeing for technical expertise, a new report says.

05/22/2014

Batteries and junk drawer items caused a fire in Amherst, NH.

NH Fire Marshal Warns About ‘Junk Drawer’ Items After Amherst Blaze

A fire at an Amherst, New Hampshire home is being blamed on a battery, paper clips, post-it notes, and other items stashed in a junk drawer.

08/08/2012

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