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Document ID (ISN)106777
CIS number 07-900
ISSN - Serial title 0014-6269 - Face au risque
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) DoutÚ M.
Title Extinguishers: Ensuring a reliable installation
Original title Extincteurs: pour une installation fiable [in French]
Bibliographic information Oct. 2006, No.426, p.27-28, 30. Illus.
Abstract This article describes the main factors to be taken into consideration for selecting efficient fire extinguishers, namely their characteristics and certification, as well as for the selection of installers and maintenance services providers. Other topics addressed include responsibilities of the manager of the premises and training of personnel in using the extinguishers.
Descriptors (primary) description of equipment; portable fire extinguishers; selection of equipment
Descriptors (secondary) preventive maintenance; information of personnel; role of management; qualifications
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires