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[Oklahoma] BA Student's E-Cigarette Catches Backpack On Fire, Building Evacuated

Broken Arrow High School officials have confirmed there was an evacuation of the vocational agriculture building on Friday after a student’s backpack caught fire. A spokesperson says the student had an e-cigarette in his backpack and it malfunctioned.
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:41
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[UK] E-cigarette exploded in man's mouth 'like a stick of dynamite' as fire services demand urgent action

Ryan Bailey, 22, has already undergone four operations including a skin graft after suffering burns to his hand and lips and will also require extensive dental work
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:52
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[UK] Man (22) 'lucky' to be alive after e-cigarette explodes in his mouth

Ryan Bailey suffered a terrifying experience when his e-cigarette exploded while he was smoking it. He was rushed to hospital with painful burns to his lips and hand, as well as damage to his teeth, and underwent four operations on his left hand, includ
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:43
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[Pennsylvania] Discarded smoking materials likely caused Flight 93 National Memorial fire that destroyed three buildings in 2014

'The (Serious Accident Investigation Team) strongly suspects that the fire began when discarded smoking material caught the mulch on fire, and then progressed into the deck structure, deck, and the buildings,'... a no-smoking policy wasn't effectively im
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 16:59
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking materials likely cause of Flight 93 memorial fire

Discarded smoking material is strongly suspected as the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial, according to a report released Saturday... Investigators said a no-smoking policy wasn't effectively implemented or enforced
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2016 16:48
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[Canada] HABIB: ‘Not as bad as cigarettes is not a ringing endorsement'

More research is needed to determine whether the reputed benefits of e-cigarettes as smoking-cessation aids outweigh the potential harm to individual and public health. In the meantime, a cautious approach by governments and public-health agencies is the
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:24
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[Michigan] 5 Mexican men killed in basement fire 'started by careless cigarette igniting mattress'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 2, 2016 01:02
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DOT Issues New Flight Safety Rule for E-Cigarettes

issued an interim final rule (IFR) to prohibit passengers and crewmembers from carrying battery-powered portable electronic smoking devices (e.g. e-cigarettes, e-cigs, e-cigars, e-pipes, personal vaporizers, electronic nicotine delivery systems) in checke
US Department of Transportation (DOT)
added Feb 1, 2016 22:37
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5 people dead in Michigan house fire were from Mexico

Police say five restaurant co-workers who died in a house fire in suburban Detroit were from Mexico. The public safety director in Novi released more details Monday, a day after the men died in a fire that might be linked to careless smoking and a mattre
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 18:14
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added Feb 1, 2016 18:13
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