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Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions in the United States 2009 - 2016   [open pdf - 2MB]

"This report is an update to the report 'Electronic Cigarette Fires and Explosions' published by the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) in October 2014. Data on electronic cigarette incidents that occurred in the U.S. between September 2014 and December 2016 have been added to the data reported in the previous report for this analysis. Any additional incidents that occurred prior to September 2014 and discovered during this literature survey were included in the data reported herein. A considerable number of incidents and severe injuries is reported, as well as the revelation of a previously unrecognized hazardous condition -- electronic cigarette and battery explosions in pockets."

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2017-07
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U.S. Fire Administration: https://www.usfa.fema.gov/
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