Your safety is a top priority. Lithium-ion battery safety issues have increased over the last few years. Lithium-ion batteries store a large amount of energy and can pose a threat if not treated properly. Like any product, a small number of these batteries are defective. They can overheat, catch fire, or explode. To protect yourself and others:
- It is very important to follow the manufacturer's instructions for charging your e-bike battery.
- Storing your e-bike battery safely is extremely important to your safety and those around you.
- It's important to know the laws regarding e-bikes in your city.
To learn more, here are some helpful articles from the FDNY about Lithium-ion battery tips: