Got one of those hoverboards on your Christmas list?
#AceWorldNews – Dec.03: Well, not only are they illegal to ride in most places, thousands have just been seized by officials over fears they could explode.
So maybe ask for a PS4 or something instead.
National Trading Standards (NTS) said 15,000 of the 17,000 self-balancing scooters examined since October 15 had been detained, mainly for having non-compliant electrical components that could explode or catch fire.
Many of the boards were found to have non-compliant plugs without fuses, which increase the risk of the device overheating, exploding or… Read the full story