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