Q, Why do I need my Fire Extinguishers serviced?
A, To comply fully with your legal requirements to provide safe environment for your occupants, employees, public, etc.
Q, What is British Standard BS5306
A, This is the standard which controls the way we carry out your service of portable fire extinguishers. It requires at minimum of an annual service to ensure they operate when required.
Q, What benefit does the Fire Extinguisher service give me and my business?
A, Full compliance to your legal obligation and insurance requirements; along with total “peace of mind”.
Q, Does my business needs its Fire Extinguishers serviced?
A, Yes no one is exempt, extinguishers are fitted as a requirement of planning laws and thus must be maintained.
Q, What does the engineer do during his visit?
A, Check that every extinguisher is working, clean, sealed and labelled and importantly, is suitable for its environment.
Q, Does the engineers visit, disrupt my business?
A, Our engineers are flexible and normally work around any disruption issues.
Q, What do I get at the end of the Fire Extinguisher service?
A, A certificate detailing our visit and any recommendations.
Q, Do I need my Fire Extinguishers serviced every year?
A, Yes, under BS5306.
Q, What are different types of Extinguishers used for?
A, Please call the office and we will explain in detail.
Q, How long do Fire extinguishers last?
A, The normal shelf life is 10 yrs and 5yrs for dry powder.