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FAQ's

My business in Ashbourne uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be serviced?

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

How long will a fire extinguisher in Ashbourne last?

A well serviced fire extinguisher is expected to last 10 years. The team 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 commercial buildings in Ashbourne require?

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

When must fire extinguisher servicing Ashbourne be completed?

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

Fire Extinguisher Ashbourne

Fire extinguishers Ashbourne

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

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

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 types of fires. Water fire extinguishers in Ashbourne are effective against Class A fires and are often used in warehouses, offices, shops and schools to name but some examples. Carbon dioxide fire extinguishers Ashbourne are effective against Class B fires and electrical fires. The white cloud of CO2 produced over the blaze will deprive it of oxygen.

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

A powder fire extinguisher in Ashbourne can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Ashbourne 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 blaze at the same time.

Before a fire extinguisher is fitted at an assigned location, fire extinguisher commissioning must be undertaken by a professional 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 Ashbourne are an important tool in fighting fires. With so many varieties available on the market its vital that you have the correct fire extinguishers for your commercial properties, in full working condition at all times.

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

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

Only a high quality fire extinguisher in Ashbourne and fire fighting equipment are purchased, installed, commission and serviced by the team at an affordable price.


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