Fire Extinguishers

Fire-protection-inspections-north-east

19 Mar Fire Extinguisher Inspections

The importance of fire extinguisher inspections Why fire extinguisher inspections are so important. Although you may not notice fire extinguishers in buildings all buildings and companies should have them. Until there comes a time when you would need to use one you probably don't really think...

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Computer-rooms-fire-extinguishers

10 Dec Office Fire Extinguishers

Choosing the right Fire Extinguishers for your office When a fire occurs in your office especially if they are computers in the room, you need to use different types of extinguishers. The difference between a normal extinguisher and one for an office with computers Firstly having the correct...

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Dry-Powder-fire-extinguishers

21 Aug Dry Powder Fire Extinguishers

Should we still be using dry powder fire extinguishers? In recent years we have seen dry powder fire extinguishers start to disappear from premises after the amendment was made to BS5306-8 in 2012. The amendment deals with the selection and placement of fire extinguishers. After this...

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Replacing-Fire-Extinguishers-north-east

25 Jun Replacing fire extinguishers

Replacing fire extinguishers when is the right time? Replacing fire extinguishers, it's not always easy to know when it is the best time to change them. When well-maintained they can last for twenty years plus, not all extinguishers have an expiry date on them. Regular maintenance,...

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01 May Fire Extinguisher Servicing

Choosing the right provider for your Fire Extinguisher Servicing When it comes to choosing a provider for your fire extinguisher servicing, it is important you understand the difference between each company.  Some providers allow you to choose elements for example extinguisher components and the contents of...

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Fire-Protection-in-Newcastle-North-East

08 Nov Fire Doors

Fire doors are crucial for delaying the spread of fire throughout a building Fire doors are essential when it comes to delaying the spread of fire throughout a building.  Effective compartmentalisation is often the difference between losing a room and a whole building. Well maintained fire doors...

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fire-protection-factories

07 Mar Fire Extinguisher Training

Fire extinguisher training, why is this important? Fire extinguisher training should be a vital part of your fire safety plan. A good programme is essential to ensure that injury is not caused by using the wrong extinguisher or in the wrong way. If an extinguisher is used...

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27 Jan Buying A Fire Extinguisher

Is it really cheaper buying a fire extinguisher on the internet? When buying your fire extinguisher on-line it can sometimes look very competitive compared to service providers. However, there are a few things that need to be considered to evaluate the true cost. The product price and delivery...

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