If the e-cigarette is gaining more and more popularity especially in the United States, the degassing of batteries presented as "explosions" multiply following the negligence of users. A few days ago, a security camera from a store in Anaheim, California recorded the impressive degassing of a battery in a customer's pocket.
SERIOUS BURNS IN THE LEG AND INTIMATE PARTS!
Impressive images from the security camera of a store in Anaheim, USA. While taking the measurements of a television, Mohamad Zayid Abdihdy, a customer aged 24 years sees an accumulator placed in his pocket degassing.
Antelmolare Guzman, a manager at HDTV Outlet in Anaheim is surprised by what has just happened and says " The customer would run to the office while screaming and screaming". According to sources, the victim's right leg was badly burned and his private parts were also affected.
As for 99% of battery explosions, it is not the e-cigarette that is responsible but the usermoreover, in this case, as in all those we have seen recently, it is clearly a negligence in the handling of the batteries that can be considered as the cause of the explosion.
The e-cigarette clearly has no place on the bench accused in this case, we will never repeat it enough, with the accusers certain safety rules must be respected for safe use :
- Never put one or more batteries in your pockets (presence of keys, parts that can short circuit)
- Always store or transport your batteries in boxes keeping them separate from each other
If you have a doubt, or if you are not familiar with it, consider inquiring before buying, using or storing batteries. here is a complete tutorial dedicated to Li-Ion batteries which will help you to see more clearly.