NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Amtrak has banned the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cellphones.
Customers can no longer use them on Amtrak trains, thruway buses, stations or its platforms.READ MORE: Appointments No Longer Needed At NYC's COVID Vaccination Sites; Anyone 16+ May Walk In, Mayor De Blasio Announces
The phone also cannot be carried inside a vehicle on its auto train.READ MORE: Ghislaine Maxwell Due In Manhattan Federal Court On New Sex Trafficking Charges Allegedly Involving 14-Year-Old
The phones have been recalled and linked to dozens of fires.MORE NEWS: Long Island Boy Who Is Visually Impaired Receives Toddler Cane From Local Nonprofit
The phones have also been banned from U.S. flights.