If you have a fire or water emergency, please call us now at (866) 665-7998

To have the optimal experience while using this site, you will need to update your browser. You may want to try one of the following alternatives:

Fire & Water - Cleanup & Restoration

We Can Help You Make Sure You Are Confident With Your Extinguisher

3/23/2021 (Permalink)

A portable fire extinguisher can be a life and property saving tool. It is important to know how to use one! The National Fire Association suggests remembering the word PASS

P- Pull The Pin. Hold the nozzle pointing away from you and release the locking mechanism. 

A-Aim low. Point the extinguisher at the base of the fire.

S- Squeeze. Squeeze the lever slowly and evenly. 

S-Sweep. Sweep the nozzle from side to side. 

Become familiar with the extinguisher and read the instructions. Also, ensure you have the correct type of extinguisher for your facility. 

There are 5 different classes of fire extinguishers. Class A, B, C, D and K. Each one is used for different types of fires. 

Other News

View Recent Posts