Fire extinguishers are very essential in the event of a fire. Before you attach the fire, there are some crucial aspects you should have in mind:
Once you have checked those boxes, don’t hesitate, use the PASS technique to tackle the fire before it’s too late.
What does the acronym PASS stands for?
Pull the pin.
Aim low at the base of the fire, pointing the hose, nozzle or horn.
Squeeze the handle or trigger to release the extinguishing substance.
Sweep from side to side.
Remember, if you have any doubt about whether the fire can be tackled, abandon and evacuate to a safe place.
Key things to have in mind in the event of a fire:
Remember fire extinguishers are only suitable for dealing with small fires. One of the most important lessons to learn is fires can be life threatening and your knowledge of how to handle a fire incidences is very crucial .
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