Fire Extinguisher Inspection : Inspection and Service On Fire Extinguisher
Do you know that fire extinguishers need to be service annually and monthly inspection is needed? A proper working fire extinguisher inspection and service can save a life. Maybe others or it could be yours.
Type Of Fire Extinguisher
- There are different extinguishers following by different types of fire.
- Proper extinguishers must be used according to the work environment.
- Proper training of operating a fire extinguisher is needed.
- Damaged and punctured fire extinguisher cannot be use in the event of fire. The content are under pressure and damaged or oxidized cylinder can be explode in worst circumstances.
Fire Extinguisher Inspection
Firstly, to do an inspection on fire extinguisher, check your fire extinguisher for any sign of trouble. The fire extinguisher must be put in a visible place where people can easily be noticed.
To have a designated location will be the best for the fire extinguisher to be located. Check the locking pin and make sure it is unbroken and the alter seal is constant.
Analyze the douser for evident physical harm, erosion, spillage, or stopped up spout. Check the pressure gauge or indicator is in the operable position.
Next, lift the extinguisher to make sure it is still full. Make sure the operating instructions on the nameplate are readable and facing outward.
Check the last professional service date on the tag. Lastly, initial and date at the back of the tag (important for checking matter).
Fire Extinguisher Service
For service on fire extinguishers, professional help and consultation would be needed to provide more detailed checking on the fire extinguishers.
With the help of professional, they will be able to inspect the mechanical parts of your fire extinguishers and make sure everything is in good service.
To maintain the good service of fire extinguishers, it is important to make annual service. Making sure it can be use properly in the event of fire.
Remember, bad things can happen without any alarms. It is the best for us to take pre-cautions now.
Here at AITO Firework, we provide such service to make sure you are well educated on fire extinguishers inspections and service.
Please do not hesitate to call us for more details. We provide inspection service, consultation and more regarding fire safety.