Royal Mail ban delivery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones over safety fears
ROYAL Mail has banned the delivery of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 smartphones through its network for safety reasons.
Samsung recalled about 2.5 million Note 7s last month after reports some had caught fire due to faulty lithium batteries, and the company said on Tuesday it would stop making the devices
after fires were reported in replacement phones.
Royal Mail said the ban also applied to its Parcelforce UK and international courier service.
The company said it would ask customers to detail the contents of their packages to ensure that hazardous items such as faulty lithium batteries were not... read more
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