Do I really need that many fire extinguishers?

March 5, 2015   //   No Comments

Your fire extinguisher company has just been in and advised you that you need yet another new extinguisher.  Do you really?  Why would they do this?

You need fire extinguishers because the law says you do. Article 13 of the Regulatory Reform (fire Safety) Order says that you should have measures in place to fight fire when necessary.  And if you do decide to use them you may just save a lot of damage that can occur while you wait for the Fire Service to arrive.

SAIF Business Centre thanks Simon Bloxham of OSS Group for providing an update on fire extinguishers.  For answers to all your questions on this subject, SAIF members may login to the