Fire Extinguisher
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FAQ's

My company in Ilkeston uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be refilled?

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 properties. The engineers can advise on the disposal of Halon fire extinguishers, and supply a new, more appropriate fire extinguisher in Ilkeston.

How long will a fire extinguisher in Ilkeston last?

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

How many fire extinguishers will my business premises in Ilkeston require?

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

When must fire extinguisher servicing Ilkeston be completed?

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

Fire Extinguisher Ilkeston

Fire extinguishers Ilkeston

The team offer a range of services for businesses, including providing all types of fire extinguishers in Ilkeston. Whether you need one foam fire extinguisher or several dry powder 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 types 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 types of fires. Water fire extinguishers in Ilkeston 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 Ilkeston 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 Ilkeston 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 Ilkeston can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Ilkeston 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 installed at a designated 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.

Co2 Fire Extinguisher Ilkeston

Fire extinguishers in Ilkeston 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 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 considerable amounts of time and money into your Ilkeston 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 Ilkeston are needed, you can be assured of a prompt call-out response rate.

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


Obtain a quote regarding fire extinguishers Ilkeston with the online 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.

Recent Enquires

hi, could you please advise how much to re-certify 1 x foam and 1 x co2 extinguisher please? many thanks

gareth

we manage a 5 flat block and we need two 2kg co2 extinguishers supplied, commissioned and installed. we also need the annual checks preformed thereafter. can you tell me the costs for such an arrangement please.

Martin

we need 12 fire extinguishers 6 class a and 6 class bcan you come back to me with a price and the annual servicing costs

Helen

we are looking fo someone to maintain our extinguishers and maintain our fire alarm. would you be able to supply a quote ?

Amanda

i need to have my fire extinguisher serviced as it has run out of date

Michelle

how much is it for you to collect and dispose of a small domestic halon fire extinguisher?

Richard

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