Vaping can post numerous risks and fire hazards that many may not be aware of. Here is a list of possible fire hazards to watch for.

  • Vape batteries can explode when carried in pockets or bags.
  • Vapes left in hot cars or desk drawers can start fires.
  • Phone charging cables can cause fires when used to charge a vape.
  • The batteries in vapes can start fires when broken.
  • The liquid nicotine in vapes is toxic to touch.
  • Modifying a vape device at home can lead to explosions.
  • The bottom line? All vaping devices (even disposable ones) should be treated as a toxic waste material.

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