Operational guidance for fires in lithium-ion batteries

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This guidance by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) was published in 2024.
This guidance aims to develop emergency services’ knowledge and understanding of lithium ion batteries, electric vehicles and other lithium-ion battery-powered applications. The guidance is based on the current state of knowledge in the area in 2023. The guidance concerns the cause, handling and response methodology for lithium-ion batteries involved in a fire.


Guidance for fires in lithium-ion batteries

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