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The map and listing below represents an overview of the published media releases and updates regarding the chosen filter category below for the two years.

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We responded to 130,558 incidents in 2022-23. The incidents displayed below are note-worthy incidents that have been published as media releases or tweets.

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49 returned results for updates and media releases related to Lithium-ion fires for the last two years.

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An image relating to the news item Fire and Rescue NSW issues Lithium-ion battery warning after blazes break out in two homes
Fire and Rescue NSW issues Lithium-ion battery warning after blazes break out in two homes | NSW

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is issuing an urgent warning about the dangers of Lithium-ion batteries after separate fires in Sydney's inner west and the state's Northern Rivers. Around 8:50am today, FRNSW crews were called to Unwins Bridge Road, St Peters,... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW issues Lithium-ion battery warning after blazes break out in two homes at NSW.

access_time 02:26pm • Nov 23, 2023
place NSW
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NSW Fire and Rescue NSW issues Lithium-ion battery warning after blazes break out in two homes Fire and Rescue NSW FRNSW is issuing an urgent warning about the dangers of Lithium-ion batteries after separate fires in Sydney 039 s inner west and View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 02:21pm • Nov 23, 2023
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An image relating to the news item Residents evacuated from high rise apartment block during weekend e-bike fire - VIDEO
Residents evacuated from high rise apartment block during weekend e-bike fire - VIDEO | Wolli Creek

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) investigators believe a faulty Lithium-Ion battery was responsible for a weekend e-bike fire that led to the evacuation of 30 people from a high-rise apartment block at Wolli Creek in Sydney's south. The blaze broke out... Learn more about the Residents evacuated from high rise apartment block during weekend e-bike fire - VIDEO at Wolli Creek.

access_time 10:47am • Oct 23, 2023
place Wolli Creek
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WOLLI CREEK Residents evacuated from high rise apartment block during weekend e-bike fire - VIDEO Fire and Rescue NSW FRNSW investigators believe a faulty Lithium-Ion battery was responsible for a weekend e-bike fire that led to the evacuat View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 10:42am • Oct 23, 2023
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Two backpackers made a lucky escape from a Lithium-ion battery fireball at a hostel in Darlinghurst Sydney this morning It 039 s believed an e-bike exploded Learn about battery safety here View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 03:13pm • Oct 04, 2023
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An image relating to the news item Fire and Rescue NSW reinforces Lithium-Ion battery safety warnings after another two dangerous incidents
Fire and Rescue NSW reinforces Lithium-Ion battery safety warnings after another two dangerous incidents | Bass Hill and Orange

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is reminding homeowners to heed its warnings about the dangers of Lithium-Ion batteries following another two dangerous fires at the weekend. In the first incident, a blaze broke out in the garage of a home in... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW reinforces Lithium-Ion battery safety warnings after another two dangerous incidents at Bass Hill and Orange.

access_time 03:44pm • Jun 26, 2023
place Bass Hill and Orange
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WOY WOY FRNSW Greene Street lithium battery fire in a unit causing sever damage to three rooms CCexpressadvoc View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 06:44am • Jun 23, 2023
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An image relating to the news item Lithium-Ion battery dangers and high-tech to headline Fire and Rescue’s presence at this weekend’s Hawkesbury Show
Lithium-Ion battery dangers and high-tech to headline Fire and Rescue s presence at this weekend s Hawkesbury Show | Hawkesbury

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) will use its strong presence at the Hawkesbury Show this weekend to warn the public about the dangers posed by Lithium-Ion batteries. Fire investigators will demonstrate how compromised or damaged batteries can overheat and enter what’s... Learn more about the Lithium-Ion battery dangers and high-tech to headline Fire and Rescue s presence at this weekend s Hawkesbury Show at Hawkesbury.

access_time 09:38am • Apr 24, 2023
place Hawkesbury
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Lithium-Ion battery blazes in the home are on the rise Take this short survey to help us better understand consumer behaviour With acccgovau https consultation accc gov au accc lithium-ion-battery-product-safety-survey https pbs twimg com media FgDsuyRaMAAAsZx jpg View on Twitter [external link]

access_time 06:02pm • Oct 27, 2022
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