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Within KMA Group, fire safety includes all aspects concerning fire protection. Prior to implementing any safety precaution, a thorough risk analysis should be performed. When it comes to risk mitigation with Lithium-Ion batteries, our risk assessment program will help you identify the areas

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Combustion Triangle Conventional Fires

The fire triangle, or combustion triangle, consists of the three elements of a conventional fire: oxygen, heat, and fuel. Take one or more elements away and the fire will be extinguished. When it comes to battery fires the situation is different because of the thermal runaway process. This means that many standard fire safety measures will not be as effective on battery fires as they are on conventional fires and can even cause extra damage.