extinguisher types

Four important facts about fire blankets

By |2020-03-05T08:21:46+10:00February 29th, 2020|Equipment, Fire safety|

Cover-ups. Two words that usually imply something wrong – not when it comes to stopping fires though. For some flames, the best way to extinguish it is to suffocate it, hence covering it up. That’s what fire blankets do best. So, should a fire blanket be part of your suite of fire safety equipment?

Busting myths about fire extinguishers

By |2018-09-18T10:35:31+10:00September 18th, 2018|Equipment, Fire safety, Useful tips|

Fire extinguishers can be effective ‘first aid’ tools in stopping a fire. But, incorrect handling can bring tragic results. That’s why it’s important to sort the facts from the myths when it comes to fire extinguishers. It could mean the difference between ‘disaster averted’ or ‘crisis worsened’! Myth 1: All fire extinguishers are