Friday, September 08, 2006

Fire ban laptops

The BBC has reported Korean Air has barred all Dell laptops and some Apple models being used after they were subject to a battery recall.

This is a long running issue for the PC manufacturers and Soney who makes the batteries.

It makes an interesting issues management case study for PR students.

Safety watchdog the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) said it was the biggest recall of electrical products in its history.