DIY Tip: Installing a Fire Extinguisher
Updated: Feb 19, 2020
It's #DIY #TipTuesday! 🧯💨🔥 When a fire starts, you want to make sure you are prepared to deal with it. Every home and business should have functioning fire extinguishers at the ready because they are an important tool in fire protection so buy yours at Samon's! 🏠
Fire extinguishers are one of the best devices to use in the event of a fire. If a person is properly trained on how to use fire extinguishers, then they are most likely to be able to put out the fire before it can spread elsewhere inside a building. In fact, in 80 percent of cases, fire extinguishers used by a properly trained person will successfully put out fires before they are out of control. When using a fire extinguisher it is important to remember The PASS technique.
P – Pull the pin out of the extinguisher to break the safety seal.
A- Aim the extinguisher at the base of the fire.
S – Squeeze the fire extinguisher handle.
S – Sweep the fire extinguisher nozzle from side to side to cover the base of the fire.
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