|Document ID (ISN)||55628|
|Convention or series no.
||Fire Safety Data PE4
||Portable fire extinguishers
||Fire Protection Association, 140 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4HX, United Kingdom, 1990. 8p. Illus.
||Contents of this data sheet: relevant British standards; choice of extinguisher according to ease of maintenance, method of operation, angle, range and shape of jet; choice of extinguisher for general protection of ordinary combustible materials, and for fires involving electrical equipment, gases and flammable liquids; siting and distribution of extinguishers; inspection and testing. Types of extinguisher covered: water, carbon dioxide, halon, dry powder and foam.
||fire fighting; extinguishing agents; portable fire extinguishers; United Kingdom
||carbon dioxide extinguishers; water type extinguishers; halogenated hydrocarbons; selection of equipment; choice of location; periodical checks; vaporizing liquid extinguishers; dry chemical extinguishers; inspection; data sheet; foam extinguishers
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards