Actual Incidents Involving Counterfeit Battery Packs
Case 1: Rupture in China (Counterfeit NB-1LH)
Case 2: Rupture in the U.S. (Counterfeit NB-2L)
- Counterfeit lithium-ion battery pack NB-1LH and charger CB-2LSE ruptured after being left in charger for 10 hours after charging. User was not injured.
Case 3: Rupture in the U.S. (Counterfeit CB-5L/BP-511)
- Battery came apart when it ruptured. User was not injured.
- Battery emitted smoke after one hour of charging and burned. User was not injured.