RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) The university is “prohibiting the operation, storage and charging of hoverboards and similar products inside all owned or leased property where VCU and VCU Health conduct business.” Students, faculty and staff are being asked to “please leave your hoverboards at home” until safety issues are resolved.Hoverboards have been plagued with safety concerns and are to blame for several injuries and fires in recent months.Here’s the full letter sent to the VCU community:To the VCU and VCU Health communities,The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recently raised safety concerns about hoverboards, which can pose a potential fire risk. Batteries for the two wheeled, self balancing electric boards have been connected to dozens of fires across the country.Effective immediately, Virginia Commonwealth University is prohibiting the operation, storage and charging of hoverboards and similar products inside all owned or leased property where VCU and VCU Health conduct business. This includes residence halls, classroom buildings, VCU Medical Center and related medical enterprises.
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