Stay Up To Speed – Mandated Fire Extinguisher Inspections
Protection from fire starts with making sure your fire extinguishers are ready to go. Extinguishers are the first line of defense and a valuable means of egress during an emergency. So, it is important that you are properly testing and inspecting each unit in your facility… and that’s where M&M Fire Protection & Security comes in.
The NFPA requires inspection of your extinguisher every month. During this check, our technician will visually inspect the unit, clean, check pull pin as well as provide documentation of the inspection.
An inspection of each of your extinguishers is often required by NFPA. Depending on your jurisdiction and the type of unit the inspection may need to be performed by a licensed professional.
Internal Maintenance and hydrostatic testing.
Stored pressure ABC extinguishers are very common, and they often require internal maintenance every 6 years and hydrostatic testing every 12 years. Other types of extinguishers may vary in their internal examination and testing intervals.
- ABC Extinguishers
- CO2 Extinguishers
- Class K Extinguishers
- Halotron Extinguishers
Features and benefits
- Helps you stay compliant
- Helps you keep your equipment ready
- Can help meet insurance requirements
- Promotes safety