Do not place naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, on or near the equipment.
The battery should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire, or the like.
Do not dismantle, open, or shred battery pack or cells.
Do not expose batteries to heat or fire. Avoid storage in direct sunlight.
Do not short-circuit the battery. Do not store batteries in a box or drawer where they may short-circuit each other or be short-circuited by other metal objects.
Do not remove a battery from its original packaging until required for use.
Do not subject batteries to mechanical shock.
In the event of a battery leaking, do not allow the liquid to come in contact with skin or eyes. If contact has been made, wash the affected area with copious amounts of water, and seek medical advice.
Do not use any charger other than that specifically provided for use with the equipment.
Observe the plus (+) and minus (-) marks on the battery and equipment, and ensure correct use.
Do not use any battery which is not designed for use with the product.
Do not mix cells of different manufacture, capacity, size, or type within a device.
Keep batteries out of the reach of children.
Seek medical advice immediately if a battery has been swallowed.
Always purchase the correct battery for the equipment.
Keep batteries clean and dry.
Wipe the battery terminals with a clean, dry cloth if they become dirty.
Rechargeable batteries need to be charged before use. Always use the correct charger, and refer to the manufacturer’s instructions or equipment manual for proper charging instructions.
Do not leave a rechargeable battery on prolonged charge when not in use.