BRE lithium battery fire tests feature on BBC TV news and websites

4th February 2014

A BBC news story about the dangers of faulty lithium batteries being carried onto aeroplanes features tests carried out in BRE’s fire research labs. BRE was approached by the BBC’s transport correspondent, Richard Westcott, who asked us to demonstrate how fires can develop in rechargeable lithium batteries. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is concerned about … Continue reading “BRE lithium battery fire tests feature on BBC TV news and websites”