It is essential to make sure that you have regular fire extinguisher servicing carried out by our fully qualified engineers to ensure they will operate fully if and when needed. We provide fire extinguisher contracts for all types of extinguishers.
Fire Extinguisher Maintenance
Fire extinguisher maintenance is a requirement for any commercial building to ensure they are always the right type, in the right place and are working correctly. Our fire extinguisher contracts give you peace of mind. A typical fire extinguisher service will include:
Test correct pressure reading in appliances
Check appliance is correct for position and is visible
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Frequently Asked Questions
You should look at the appropriate guide for your type of business premises and judge the appropriate type of extinguisher based upon the risks. In general, though you should provide one fire extinguisher for every 200m2 with at least 2 per floor. Guidance should be sought from one of our surveyors or a fire risk assessment should be carried out.
Yes. You must protect yourself and anyone else in the vicinity of your business from fire. To do this you must assess the risks and make general fire precautions.
Water - for use on wood, paper, textiles, etc.
Dry Powder - for use on wood, paper, textiles, flammable liquids, gaseous fires and electrical fires
Foam - for use on wood, paper, textiles and flammable liquids
Carbon Dioxide - for use on wood, paper, textiles and electrical fires
Wet Chemical - for use on wood, paper, textiles and cooking oil fires
Fire extinguishers must be serviced every 12 months or after each use by a BAFE SP101 certified service provider. If an extinguisher is found to be leaking, it should be serviced immediately.
In an average sized rental property, it is advisable for a landlord to provide the tenant with a fire blanket for the kitchen and a small portable fire extinguisher such as a 2 Litre Foam or 3 Litre Water with additive to cover the rest of the property.