Fire Extinguisher Types

If you discover a fire or see smoke in your work area, the first thing you should do is sound the alarm. By sounding the alarm, you put into practice a safety system which allows everyone in the workplace to make their means of escape to a predetermined place of safety.


In order to assist or enable your escape you may need to use a Portable Fire Extinguisher.

There are many types of fire extinguisher because there are many types of fire. Each extinguisher is designed to be used on a specific class of fire. It is important to know which one to use to ensure that your actions are as effective as possible.

Our Fire Extinguisher Information & User Guide explains each type of Portable Fire Extinguisher and how to use it in case of an emergency.


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