Batteries come in many shape and form with its different purposes, but the common factor which comes in between is safety & precaution. The usage instructions should be carefully followed before using it.
At present we know you are busy planning and wrapping your Christmas gifts. When finally the Christmas morning arrives, kids are filled with joy and excitement. They can all come to a halt if you miss out on buying batteries.
During childhood times 9 volts, C&D batteries took care of running toys. At present most of the things are electronic devices that are filling our house and have also taken most part of our daily activities that use various types of batteries for running them. You can have musical greeting cards that are powered by batteries.
There are various types of batteries available in the market for various devices that we use in our daily lives. Nowadays button batteries are commonly used which is not good for the safety of the children. Button batteries are round and small in shape that is used in the following devices:
- Remote control (Toys)
- Musical greeting cards
- Ornaments and many more
These batteries are so small in shape that for children it is not possible to distinguish them as batteries, so if they are swallowed or placed in the nose or ears can cause drastic injuries. Therefore, it became very important to follow certain safety tips so that you can keep your children away from such things. So have a safe holiday and take care of your family by following these safety tips:
Here are some battery safety tips to keep your near and dear ones safe this holiday
- Please stick to instructions and recommendations that have been provided by the manufacturer
- Please keep a check on toys periodically for leaking batteries or corrosion around the battery posts
- Please avoid mix and match batteries. It is very important to replace the batteries in a device at the same time.
- Please do not crush the batteries with a hammer or try and light them on fire, this can cause accidents.
- Keep the batteries out of reach from small children
By following these safety tips for lithium-ion batteries, you can help your family to have a safe and happy holiday. Nowadays rechargeable batteries are also gathering the attention of people because of their properties and longevity. So more often we purchase rechargeable batteries so that we can go light on our budget. Do you know that rechargeable batteries also need attention? Do you know that you need to follow certain safety tips for rechargeable batteries?
So, here are some safety tips for rechargeable batteries
Avoid overcharging: Before charging a battery, it is mandatory to read the instructions for how long the batteries can be charged. Also try figuring out, the charger that you are using has an automatic shutoff system or not after the batteries reach full charge.
Charge nearby: If you are re-charging batteries for your Xbox controller, plug in the charger near you. By this, you can monitor the charging of the batteries.
Good ventilation: Plug in the charger in place that allows for suitable airflow around the charger. Also, keep the charger out of direct sunlight.
Recycle: Please do not dispose of after the rechargeable batteries reach their end of life. Nearby electronic stores may collect them and dispose of them safely.
Here we have discussed lithium battery safety precautions, this will be helpful for you and you can enjoy your holiday as well.