Fire Extinguisher
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FAQ's

My organisation in Swadlincote uses Halon fire extinguishers. Can these be repaired?

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 suitable fire extinguisher in Swadlincote.

How long will a fire extinguisher in Swadlincote last?

A well serviced fire extinguisher is expected to last 10 years. The specialists 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 commercial properties in Swadlincote 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 premises in Swadlincote. The team can also guide you on this.

When must fire extinguisher servicing Swadlincote be undertaken?

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

Fire Extinguisher Swadlincote

Fire extinguishers Swadlincote

The specialists offer a a number of services for organisations, including providing all sorts of fire extinguishers in Swadlincote. 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 occur at your workplace. This will help you to tackle the fire effectively.

The classes are Class A, which covers organic material like wood chips, 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 refers to cooking oil and fat fire.

Various fire extinguishers are effective against different kinds of fires. Water fire extinguishers in Swadlincote are effective against Class A fires and are often used in warehouses, offices, shops and schools to name but a few examples. CO2 fire extinguishers Swadlincote 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 Swadlincote 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 Swadlincote can handle Class A, B and C fires, and they come in a variety of different capacities. Finally a wet chemical fire extinguisher in Swadlincote 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 transportation and is fit for its intended purpose.

Co2 Fire Extinguisher Swadlincote

Fire extinguishers in Swadlincote are an important tool in controlling fires. With so many varieties available on the market its crucial that you have the correct fire extinguishers for your commercial premises, 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 staff. 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 Swadlincote business, you will want to make sure that your investment is protected. Legally compliant fire extinguishers will give complete peace of mind that this is the case. When replacement fire extinguishers in Swadlincote are needed, you can be assured of a fast call-out response rate.

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


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

Recent Enquires

i have a wide range of fire extinguisher at the essar oil refinery ranging from water to dry powder .is it possible for a costing for inspection /servicing of the extinguishers .i presume a cert is given also for the inspection /servicing regards lee

Lee

new retail property in salcombe - looking to have fire extinguishers installed and have a maintenance contract put in place.

Graham

i have 2 x 9kg powder extinguishers. one has been partially emptied, one is full. both need service an verification. cheers

Matt

fire awareness/ extinguisher training

jon

2 carbon dioxide and 1 foam extinguisher require annual service. please provide quote for this. many thanks.

Mrs

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

Richard

we are required to purchase 6 powder fire extinguishers do you have these in stock for collection from wick on thursday 13th august. thanks.

Natalie

please call me in relation to supplying the necessary amount of fire extinguishers for a new start up business warehouse based. many thanks

Georgina