Safety Tips to Know About Fire Extinguishers….!!
Fire extinguishers are an essential part of a fire alarm system because they help keep the damage to a minimum and saving lives. A fire safety system is not complete without a good quality extinguisher. Choose a reliable fire extinguisher supplier in Abu Dhabi so you have a high-quality product to keep you safe from fire hazards.
The residents must know how to safely use fire extinguishers in case of fire otherwise it will just be a piece of decoration on your wall.
Here are some essential safety tips about fire extinguishers everyone should be aware of.
If there is a fire and it is confined to a small area like a wastebasket and is not spreading to other regions then you should use a portable fire extinguisher. Before you use the extinguisher make sure that everyone else has exited the property and you have called the fire department.
It is not safe to use a fire extinguisher if the room is filled with smoke as smoke inhalation can be fatal.
All the residents of the building should know how to operate a fire extinguisher. The best way to remember how it works is to remember the word PASS.
P= Pulling pin and holding the extinguisher with the nozzle facing the fire and releasing the locking mechanism
A= Nozzle should aim low and point towards the base of the fire
S= Slowly and evenly squeezing the lever.
S= Sweeping nozzle from side to side
It is better to invest in a multipurpose fire extinguisher as it will be effective on all types of fires.
The fire extinguisher should have a label from an independent testing laboratory
Always read the instructions provided by the fire extinguisher manufacturer
The fire extinguishers should be installed in the right place so they are easily accessible.
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