Do Lithium-Ion Batteries Pose a Fire Risk?

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are in widespread use in consumer electronics. Lithium batteries have become the industry standard for rechargeable storage devices. Lithium batteries are generally safe and unlikely to fail, but only so long as there are no defects, and the batteries are not damaged or mistreated.  Despite their many advantages, lithium-ion batteries have the […]