Hoverboard Fire Safety

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety would like to remind the Campus community of the importance of Hoverboard Fire Safety. Recent fire incidents related to Hoverboards have resulted in the Office of the State Fire Marshal releasing an Information Bulletin specific to Hoverboard Safety.  The Bulletin contains safety information related to the purchase of Hoverboards, their use, charging methods, as well as indicators of safety problems that could lead to fire.

For more information on Hoverboard Safety, please see the State Fire Marshal Information Bulletin and the Consumer Product Safety Commission Statement