For the attention of manufacturers:
- Only manufacture safe batteries. Safe batteries cannot overheat. Follow the existing safety requirements.
- Ensure that all safety warnings are clearly visible.
- Share information on risks and provide explicit safety warnings.
- Ensure that batteries are safe across Europe!
- Protect consumers!
Manufacturers must provide safety warnings, clear instructions and guidelines for safe use.
Manufacturers and importers of batteries in the EU are required to guarantee the safety of European consumers. Manufacturers must fully comply with EU safety requirements, and include safety warnings and instructions for safe use.
19 April 2023