Fire Extinguisher
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FAQ's

My organisation in Newburn uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be refilled?

Halon 1211 (BCF) extinguishers (denoted by green colour coding) have been banned from general use as mentioned 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 Newburn.

How long will a fire extinguisher in Newburn last?

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

How many fire extinguishers will my business premises in Newburn 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 Newburn. The team can also advise you on this.

When must fire extinguisher servicing Newburn be done?

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

Fire Extinguisher Newburn

Fire extinguishers Newburn

The team offer a a number of services for businesses, including providing all sorts of fire extinguishers in Newburn. Whether you want 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 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 Newburn 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 Newburn 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 Newburn 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 Newburn can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Newburn 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 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 Newburn

Fire extinguishers in Newburn 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 Newburn 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 Newburn are needed, you can be assured of a prompt call-out response rate.

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


Obtain an estimate regarding fire extinguishers Newburn 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.

Recent Enquires

can I please get a quote to dispose of a halon fire extinguisher (stored pressure 1kg)

Tom

good morning,i am looking to find a local company to come and commission and then annually service our fire extinguishers please.we have 20no extinguishers on site and 3no. fire blankets. site address; tpf plasticsunit 2b

Jade

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Lien

commercial business unit on private industrial estate. require an initial inspection installation and maintenance of fire extinguishers. please callemail to discuss prices etc.

Claire

good morning,we are currently working at a site in normanton and require the fire extinguishers to be tested. can you please call me to discuss this further? many thanks, joanna nibbs bilton

Joanna

i am looking for advice regarding fire extinguishers please. how many we need and where to site them etc. are you able to advise please?

Alison

i have eight water extinguishers that need to be recharged at a school could you please send me a price asap.

Nikita

hi therethe company I work for are in need of fire extinguishers for our shop in glasgow and I have been doing research into finding the best possible option for us. would you be able to tell me how much it would cost to either rent or buy a 9l water extinguisher and a 2kg carbon dioxide extinguisher and how much would servicing bemany thankscorinne

Corinne