Hoverboard Eyed In Fire That Killed Girl, Critically Hurt 2A fire that killed a toddler and critically injured two others, and also led to critical injuries to a responding fire official, appears to have been sparked by a recharging hoverboard, authorities said.
Government Says All Hoverboards May Be UnsafeThe Consumer Product Safety Commission says until there is a recall, anyone who already owns a hoverboard should contact either the manufacturer or the retailer.
Feds Declare Hoverboards Unsafe, Will Go After Makers, SellersIn a letter to manufacturers, importers and retailers, U.S. regulators said they will seize or recall any of the of the two-wheeled, self-balancing scooters, which were a huge hit this holiday season, if they fail to meet federal safety standards.
Texas Docs Say The Number Of Hoverboard Injuries IncreasingDoctors across Texas say they expect to soon see some type of regulations or restrictions on those trendy hoverboards, because they have a lot of riders lining up in emergency rooms.
Hoverboards Banned On Transit System Of Major U.S. CityEarlier this month officials with the Frisco Independent School District banned hoverboards, now the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York City has banned them from the city transit system for safety reasons.
Frisco ISD Bans Hoverboards Amid Safety ConcernsThe Frisco Independent School District has banned hoverboards on campus.
Hoverboard Catches Fire Inside South Texas MallSecurity staff at the Deerbrook Mall used a fire extinguisher to put out the small blaze Monday afternoon at a kiosk that sells the motorized two-wheel skateboard-like scooters.
Hoverboard Fire Reports Has Dallas Mom ConcernedThe Consumer Product Safety Commission is investigating after 12 incidents of hoverboards catching on fire.
Delta, American And United Ban Hoverboards As A Fire DangerThe three largest U.S. airlines are banning hoverboards because of the potential fire danger from the lithium-ion batteries that power the devices.
Back To The Future 2015 Not 'Exactly' As PredictedHold on to your hoverboard – the 2015 envisioned in Back to the Future Part II doesn’t look exactly like the start of the New Year Thursday.
Working To Turn Hoverboards Into RealitySkateboarding is going airborne this fall with the launch of the first real commercially marketed hoverboard which uses magnetics to float about an inch off the ground.
Have Hoverboards Finally Arrived?Have hoverboards finally arrived? Tony Hawk and Terrell Owens are among a number of celebrities showing off the new, revolutionary product. Unfortunately, it's fake.