Fire Extinguisher Maintenance

British Standards require stringent maintenance of Fire extinguishers to ensure they work accordingly and more importantly will work when needed. As Fire extinguishers are pressurised vessels they can explode when corroded or damaged.

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There are 2 different types of maintenance procedures firstly a Basic inspection British Standard 5306-3:2000 covers the maintenance of portable fire extinguishers, and recommends that regular visual inspections of all portable fire extinguishers be carried out by the user or users representative.

Secondly Maintenance should be carried out by a competent person (usually a specialist contractor) 12 months after installation of a new extinguisher, and at 12 monthly intervals thereafter. According to BS 5306-6 new fire extinguishers should be commissioned by a competent person

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