Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 11:47am

Please be advised that due to recent recalls of the Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone, these phones are no longer allowed on school property, effective immediately. The lithium-ion battery in the Galaxy Note7 smartphones can overheat and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazard to consumers.

More information on the Galaxy Note7 recall can be found on the Samsung website and on the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website.

Please direct any questions to the Office of Safety, Environment and Risk Management.