Share this page Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmailMore options select BookmarksGoogle+MySpaceRedditStumbleUponTumblrYammer Catastrophic Thermal Battery Failures in Vaping Devices. . . Catastrophic Thermal Battery Failures in Vaping Devices and in Pockets: Why do They Happen? Exponent has investigated hundreds of battery failures in electronic cigarette and vaping devices. Dr. Troy Hayes and Dr. Jessica Piper will describe some of the most frequent failure modes they have observed during these investigations, including the root causes of the failures as well as contributing factors that may have led to the failures. This Webinar is intended to provide some background on lithium ion battery technologies, use of lithium ion battery cells in electronic cigarette devices and why such batteries have been failing during use, handling or abuse. This Webinar will provide attendees valuable insight into the technology and causes of failures when dealing with cases involving thermal battery failures in electronic cigarette and vaping devices. Webinars are complimentary. Please note that the IADC does NOT apply for CLE Credit for its Webinars. However, attendees are welcome to apply for and/or claim credit as their jurisdictions allow. Please contact your state accrediting agency for state-specific requirements and rules. When 3/13/2019 Where UNITED STATES Sign In Username Password Keep me signed in Forgot username? If you have never registered for an IADC meeting before, create a new account.