Media Advisory
June 24, 2024

Join Deputy Mayor Ausma Malik (Spadina-Fort York), Matthew Pegg, Chief, Toronto Fire Services, City of Toronto staff and Jon Pegg, Ontario Fire Marshal, who will launch a new lithium-ion battery safety campaign.   


Date: Tuesday, June 25  

Time: Noon 

Location: Toronto Fire Station 332, 260 Adelaide St. W.  

The month-long campaign will bring awareness to the fire risks associated with lithium-ion batteries and will encourage better safety practices for their use and disposal. Lithium-ion batteries are commonly found in e-bikes and e-scooters, but also a wide range of other devices. 

To learn more about the campaign and general lithium-ion battery fire safety visit the City’s Lithium-Ion Batteries webpage:  


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