Fire extinguishers are the primary fire prevention system. Their chemical formula is essential to fight the fire. Its composition makes it necessary to undergo a fire extinguisher maintenance check to evaluate its effectiveness periodically. That they are in good condition depends on the company that has the fire extinguishers, responsible for your premises’ safety.
Once a Month
Fire extinguisher manufacturers recommend shaking the extinguisher once a month. This prevents the powder inside from packing or settling. You should remove the extinguisher from the storage location and shake it up and down for at least two minutes. It is also necessary to perform an inspection of your fire extinguisher once a month to ensure that the unit is available, operable, and fully charged.
It is essential to check the excellent accessibility, the apparent good state of conservation, the locks, the security seals, the inscriptions, the hose, etc. Check the …