All fire extinguishers need to be serviced annually to meet British Standard requirements. This will maximise the efficiency of the fire extinguisher, satisfy insurance companies and provide peace of mind that they are ready for use when required. If a fire extinguisher has been used even slightly, it will need to be recharged or replaced with a new one. Total Protection Solutions offers fire extinguisher installation and fire extinguisher servicing. Our fire extinguisher servicing complies fully with British Standard 5036-3:2017.
We are qualified to install portable fire extinguishers, fire blankets and relevant signage in your premises. Fire extinguishers are one of the first pieces of equipment that you can use to fight fires. It is a common misconception that portable fire extinguishers bought on the internet are ready for use. All fire extinguishers wherever they are purchased from require commissioning before they are deemed fit for purpose. If you have purchased online extinguishers and have not been given commissioning paperwork, TPS offer a certification service.
The type of extinguisher to be used on a fire depends on the type of fire that you may be faced with. It is important to seek professional advice on the types of fire extinguishersneeded for your premises, the locations to be fitted and quantities required.
There are five main types of fire extinguishers available:
The type of extinguisher to be used on a fire depends on the type of fire that you may be faced with. It is important to seek professional advice on the types of fire extinguishers needed for your.