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Preventing Large-battery Explosions.
Cummins D; Pangerl SF
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This information circular presents a brief history of the lead-acid battery and describes ways to prevent serious injury from battery explosions when servicing and charging lead-acid batteries, particularly in the surface mining industry. The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, battery manufacturers, and the mining industry have all contributed information as well as recommendations for injury-free handling for this report.
IH; Information Circular;
Page last reviewed: October 29, 2021
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division