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Occupational health and safety during development and usage of lithium-ion batteries

  • Frank Edler
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Abstract

It has been repeatedly shown that the usage of lithium-ion batteries can harbor dangerous surprises, for example, in an incident in which a car battery caught fire several weeks after testing [1]. In addition to ensuring the safety of end users, this new storage technology poses new challenges in regard to occupational health and safety in industrial applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.elbon.deMuenchenGermany

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