Cover IEC TR 61438:1996

IEC TR 61438:1996

Possible safety and health hazards in the use of alkaline secondary cells and batteries - Guide to equipment manufacturers and users

Circulation Date: 1996-11
Edition: 1.0
Language: EN-FR - bilingual english/french
Seitenzahl: 35 VDE Artno.: 207131


Outlines the fundamental conditions necessary for the creation of each hazard. It includes identification and characterization of the possible hazards inherent in the application, use, and abuse of nickel-cadmium cells and batteries. It also includes examples for appliance design which minimizes these hazards. Additionally it presents some typical but non-exhaustive examples of misuse that may precipitate or actions which mitigate the hazard.