While we provide annual service to your fire extinguishers, some insurance companies require a monthly check. The above video will describe what you should look for. If all the items are ok, there is a space on the rear of the tag to intial and date to show that the extinguisher was checked. If you are not sure what to look for, or would like us to do this for you , that service is available at a reasonable cost.
Our professionally qualified and equipped service technicians will perform a multi-point assessment on every fire extinguisher we service on a annual basis. With each fire extinguisher service our company provides:
Visual inspection of all extinguishers on site
Complete external inspection of extinguishers
Visual Inspection of the discharge hose
Check for Hydrostatic and required maintenance service test dates
Check for the proper weight of the extinguishers
Visual inspection of pressure gauge (If present)
Removal of tamper seals and safety pull pins
Removal of discharge hoses and check for continuity if required
Inspection of the valve assemblies
Cleaning and proper installation of all extinguishers
Review of extinguisher placement, sizes, and types
New certification tag to keep you in fire code compliance
New Locking Pin Seal
This video povides a general overview of how to inspect a fire extinguisher.
***NOTE*** New Haven County Fire Extinguisher Service cannot be held responsible, in any way what so ever, for the completeness of information on this video. The information contained is for GUIDANCE ONLY and is not to be misconstrued as the only safety percautions that you need.
Questions? Don't hesitate to contact us with your questions or comments. Please see our Contact Us page for complete contact information.
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