Lithium Batteries

“Playing with Fire: The Illusion of Immunity from Devastating Fires with Lithium Battery Products”

Lithium batteries have revolutionized the way we power our devices, from smartphones, invertors, E-bikes, golf carts, solar and many others. Their high energy density, long lifespan, and lightweight design have made them a staple in our modern world. However, with their remarkable capabilities comes a potential downside: the risk of fires. As the use of lithium batteries continues to grow, understanding the importance of having the proper fire extinguisher to tackle lithium battery fires becomes paramount.

Lithium batteries operate by facilitating the movement of lithium ions between a positive electrode (cathode) and a negative electrode (anode) through an electrolyte. This process stores and releases energy efficiently. However, under certain conditions, such as overcharging, physical damage, or manufacturing defects, lithium batteries can experience a phenomenon called “thermal runaway.” This is when the battery’s internal temperature rapidly rises, potentially leading to a fire or explosion.

Hazpak Fire encourages homeowners to take responsibility of ensuring your home is well equipped to deal with Lithium Iron Fires as well as considering your neighbours with close proximity living. We offer comprehensive and innovative solutions to address your fire safety needs, presenting you with a choice between two exceptional options: the Lith-Ex 2-litre Power Fire Extinguisher and the Gel Fire Extinguisher. Our commitment to safety and cutting-edge technology ensures that you are equipped with the most effective tools to combat fires efficiently and safeguard your surroundings.

We offer a variety of fire equipment services and fire safety products

  • DRY CHEMICAL POWDER FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
  • CARBON DIOXIDE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
  • OTHER FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
  • TROLLEY UNITS
  • HOSE REELS
  • LAYFLAT HOSES
  • COVER/HYDRANT
  • VALVES

All of our services offered are done in strict accordance with the codes of practice and conduct stipulated by the relevant governing and regulatory authorities. As a result, we enjoy full accreditation across the board for your peace of mind that all work undertaken by our qualified and experienced technicians is done to the highest possible standards applicable to our industry.

Contact us for a free quote or consultation call 032 815 0200