Annual - Visual Inspection - Fire Extinguishers

Maintenance conducted by a trained person who has undergone instructions necessary to perform service reliably on Manufacturer listed equipment.

  • Located in designated place
  • Ext is not obstructed
  • Tamper seal is secured and in place
  • Pressure gauge in green operating range
  • Remove hose and verify no obstruction
  • Weigh Water, CO2, Clean agent Extinguisher to verify fullness and check bracket
  • Weigh Gas cartridge
  • Annual internal examination of the following types of hand portable fire ext.'s
    • Stored pressure loaded stream, anti-Freeze
    • Pump tank water
    • Dry chemical cartridge operated
    • Dry powder cartride operated
    • Wetting agent
  • Indicator of Cart-Op Ext is down position
  • Conductivity of CO2 discharge hose
  • Pressure regulator testing on Wheeled Cartridge Operated
  • Syphon Tube blow down Wheeled Cartridge Operated
  • Current tag on Ext
  • Record visual on tag or written record 

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