Safety notice: Electrical/electronic devices energised by button cells in hazardous areas (potentially explosive atmospheres)

Document options

EI Technical Partners get free access to publications. You will need to Login or Register here

  • Published: January 2019
  • REF/ISBN: 9781787250109
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Status: Current

Please note that this poster was uploaded with amendments in December 2021.

This poster is free to download for all registered users.

The Safety Notice/Training Poster is aimed at operators, managers, trainers and staff of petroleum industry facilities which contain hazardous areas and are unsure about the ignition risk that the use of button cell energised devices may pose. The poster can be used as a notice in such facilities or a training tool. The poster aims to communicate in summary form the key findings of the EI Research Report: Investigation of the possible ignition risks from the presence and operation of button cell energised devices in potentially flammable atmospheres associated with transport fuels, 2014.

Members Benefits

Are you an EI Member? If yes, register/log in now to ensure you receive free access or discounts to EI publications.

If you are not a Member, why not join today and receive all of the benefits of EI Membership? EI Members are entitled to a 25% discount on most EI publications.