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FAQ's

My company in Alfreton uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be serviced?

Halon 1211 (BCF) extinguishers (denoted by green colour coding) have been banned from general use as outlined in the EC Directive E3093/94 (except for the armed services, police and aircraft) since December 2003 due to their ozone depleting characteristics. The team can advise on the disposal of Halon fire extinguishers, and provide a new, more appropriate fire extinguisher in Alfreton.

How long will a fire extinguisher in Alfreton last?

A well maintained fire extinguisher is expected to last 10 years. The engineers offer a supply and maintenance service, and can guide you on getting a replacement, or maintaining your current one to prolong its lifespan.

How many fire extinguishers will my business buildings in Alfreton require?

The British Standard 5306-8:2000: Selection and Installation of Portable Fire Extinguishers will tell you how many fire extinguishers will be needed for your business buildings in Alfreton. The team can also advise you on this.

When must fire extinguisher servicing Alfreton be completed?

In accordance with British Standard 5306 which is legally binding, fire extinguisher servicing Alfreton must be done on an annual basis. A fire extinguisher service in Alfreton from the team ensures that your organisation fulfils its legal and insurer obligations, and gives you reassurance about your safety.

Fire Extinguisher Alfreton

Fire extinguishers Alfreton

The experts offer a range of services for companies, including providing all types of fire extinguishers in Alfreton. Whether you need one foam fire extinguisher or several water fire extinguishers, they can help you.

There are 5 fire class ratings, which describe the nature of a fire. It is important to be aware of these classes, and the kinds of fires which could happen at your workplace. This will help you to tackle the fire effectively.

The classes are Class A, which covers organic material like wood, paper, and cotton. Class B refers to a flammable liquid fire, whilst Class C is a flammable gas fire. Metal fires come under Class D, whilst Class F covers cooking oil and fat fire.

Various fire extinguishers are useful against different kinds of fires. Water fire extinguishers in Alfreton are effective against Class A fires and are often used in warehouses, offices, shops and schools to name but a few examples. Carbon dioxide fire extinguishers Alfreton are effective against Class B fires and electrical fires. The white cloud of CO2 sprayed over the fire will deprive it of oxygen.

A foam extinguisher in Alfreton is suitable for Class A and Class B type fires. From paper to paint and oil, foam fire extinguishers are appropriate for a number of environments.

A powder fire extinguisher in Alfreton can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Alfreton is designed to handle oil and fat fires which can be a common occurrence at takeaways, restaurants and university halls. A spray of wet chemicals is applied to the oil of fat fire, which seals and cools the fire at the same time.

Before a fire extinguisher is installed at a designated location, fire extinguisher commissioning must be done by a component engineer. This is to ensure that the fire extinguisher was not damaged during transit and is fit for its intended purpose.

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Fire extinguishers in Alfreton are an important tool in fighting fires. With so many varieties available on the market its crucial that you have the correct fire extinguishers for your commercial buildings, in full working condition at all times.

Failure to install and service correct fire extinguishers can result in large fines and legal action from third parties and employees. Your insurer could also refuse compensation payments resulting from the preventable fire and smoke damage towards your fixed assets.

When you invest huge amounts of time and money into your Alfreton business, you will want to make sure that your investment is protected. Legally compliant fire extinguishers will provide complete peace of mind that this is the case. When replacement fire extinguishers in Alfreton are needed, you can be assured of a prompt call-out response rate.

Only a high quality fire extinguisher in Alfreton and fire fighting equipment are acquired, installed, commission and maintained by the team at an economical price.


Obtain an estimate regarding fire extinguishers Alfreton with the enquiry form provided on this page. The team are proud of the service being provided and they shall speedily respond to your initial enquiry by phone or email during working hours.

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