Changes in the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order came into effect on 1.10.06. The burden of proof for the fire safety provision is the responsibility of the person accountable for the enforcement authorities. Any person or organisation not complying with the order could be fined & face penalties consistent with health & safety legislation.
PARRS feature a wide range of Fire Extinguishers to help you comply:
Water Fire Extinguishers
A widely recognised and trusted Fire Extinguisher. Designed, developed and tested in the UK for use on A-class fires, this Fire Extinguisher is ideal for wood, paper, textiles and electrical equipment.
Foam Fire Extinguishers
Designed, developed and tested in the UK for use on A-class and B-class fires, this Foam Fire Extinguisher is ideal for use on wood/paper fires and also petrol and volatile liquids as the foam forms a flame smothering seal to prevent re-ignition. This Fire Extinguisher is a good solution for multi-risk usage.
CO2 Fire Extinguisher
CO2 Fire Extinguishers are used for situations involving flammable liquids and electrical hazards. One of the best selling extinguishers in the Firechief range, the CO2 Fire Extinguisher is harmless to delicate equipment making it ideal for office environments.
ECOSpray Fire Extinguisher
Water Additive Fire Extinguisher containing a powerful 'EcoSpray' additive - fluoro free to protect the environment. Designed, developed and tested for use on A-class fires. The high performance makes ECOSpray Fire Extinguishers ideal for environments where manual handling restrictions apply.
Powder Fire Extinguishers
The 2kg Powder Fire Extinguisher is the best choice for a van or small commercial vehicle. It is a highly versatile Class A, B and C fire-fighting extinguisher that can deal with electrical hazards, flammable liquids and gasses, general wood/paper fires.
Fires are classed according to the material that is burning. The fire extinguishers provided need to be appropriate for the class of fire. The classes are described in the table below.