• Research Reports

March 1, 2024

Addressing Battery Fire Risks Through Standards


Devastating fires caused by e-bike and scooter batteries have been in the headlines and on the mind of government leaders, and UL Standards & Engagement has been working to mitigate hazards from these devices. We seek to be a resource and trusted partner in helping better protect communities. There are more than 80 UL standards to address lithium-ion battery risks. The following materials are available to inform and support government and community leaders interested in learning about lithium-ion battery issues and considering legislative action.