When you own a business, you will need to set up your office with safety measures. This is especially important for businesses that store data or work with flammable materials. Keep reading along to learn more about fire extinguishers and other commercial facilities solutions.
When you work with a professional fire services company, they will check out your building and create a design for your fire suppression system. A fire safety system designer will then work with software to make sure that all of your products and employees are kept safe.
It’s important that all employees know how to safely operate the fire extinguisher, especially if there’s hot work being done. The first step is to pull the pin on the extinguisher. Make sure that the tube is aimed at the fire and away from anyone’s face. It should be aimed at the base of the fire. Then, squeeze the handle and sweep from side to side, getting all parts of the fire.
For more information about how to use fire extinguishers, watch the video in this article. It provides a great demonstration of a fire extinguisher in use. To get started on your business’s fire suppression system, call a fire safety company today.