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Fire Extinguisher Servicing in Colchester

Welcome to Compliance Fire Ltd, your specialists in fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester. Our BAFE-trained engineers have years of industry expertise, which means that we can offer the highest levels of fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester. We ensure that you are fully compliant with industry standards and that your establishment is safe. So, if you’re looking for professional fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester, contact us today for a FREE no-obligation consultation.

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    Fire Safety Regulations

    What are the legal obligations of the responsible person/s regarding fire extinguishers?

    Fire safety legislation for non-domestic premises in England and Wales is covered by the Regulatory Reform Order (RRO) (Fire Safety) 2005. This order states that appropriate fire-fighting equipment, including portable fire extinguishers, must be provided where there may be a fire risk.

    In such establishments, the Regulatory Reform Order states that a Responsible Person/s (RP) is designated, usually a business owner or manager. The RP is responsible for fire safety risk assessments and implementing and maintaining fire management plans.

    What are the legal obligations of theRP regarding fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester?

    The RP must ensure that fire extinguishers are maintained, serviced and in good working order. They must carry out monthly visual checks and arrange for a competent person to undertake annual fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester.

    Fire Extinguisher Servicing in Colchester

    What does fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester include?

    Fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester is vital for safety and compliance in commercial establishments. We can complete annual fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester for a range of extinguishers including CO2, foam, wet chemical and powder. The type of fire extinguisher service in Colchester you need will depend on the extinguisher. Here’s everything you need to know about fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester…

    Regular Visual Inspections – Fire Extinguisher Servicing Colchester

    As explained, the RP should complete regular monthly inspections to ensure that your fire extinguishers in Colchester are fully functioning. These are visual inspections to ensure all parts are intact and ready to be used in the event of a fire.

    Basic Fire Extinguisher Servicing Colchester

    We offer basic fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester. Basic fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester includes checking it is in date, hasn’t been tampered with, is in good working order, with correct weight and pressure and has the correct signage and positioning. We can provide advice on refilling/replacement, and if you need any extra extinguishers. We also record fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester on the service label on the side. It is a legal requirement to keep a permanent record of all fire extinguishers servicing in Colchester.

    Extended Fire Extinguisher Servicing in Colchester

    UK fire extinguisher regulations recommend that extinguishers should be replaced or given an extended service/overhaul every 5 years.CO2 extinguishers should be replaced every 10 years unless they are damaged or have been discharged. No extinguisher must ever be more than 20 years old.

    Our annual fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester is suitable for local authorities, construction companies, educational facilities, housing associations, regional private sector companies as well as small and medium independent traders and landlords. Get in touch with us to arrange your FREE consultation for fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester.

    Why is fire extinguisher servicing important?

    • Compliance
      Fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester is essential for regulation compliance. Our BAFE-qualified engineers complete fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester to ensure they are compliant with the British Standard Requirements, for your complete assurance.
    • Safety
      With nearly 20,000 commercial fires in the UK each year, fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester is essential. Fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester protects your premises and personnel by ensuring your extinguishers are in good working order.
    • Function
      Annual fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester ensures that your extinguishers will function fully in the event of a fire. Our fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester ensures that all extinguishers including Co2, foam, wet chemical and powder are functioning as they should.
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    Fire Extinguisher Frequently Asked Questions

    How long does it take to service a fire extinguisher?

    The length of time fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester takes will depend on factors such as the type and size of the extinguisher. It typically takes around 15 to 30 minutes for fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester.

    How much does fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester cost?

    The cost of fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester will vary depending on your requirements. Get in touch with us for a FREE no-obligation consultation.

    How many fire extinguishers do I need?

    Regulations state that a minimum of two Class A fire extinguishers on every floor of a building are needed unless the premises are very small. All premises with electrical equipment must have at least 2kg CO2 extinguishers, 5kg if there is 415-Volt-rated equipment.

    Which type of fire extinguisher do I need?

    Three- or six-litre foam, or nine-litre water, are the most frequently found types, although others are likely to be needed as well, most commonly CO2 extinguishers for electrical fires.

    Where should I put a fire extinguisher?

    Fire extinguishers must be accessible and visible. Water-based and CO2 fire extinguishers should be located by exits and fire alarm call points to encourage people to move away from the fire. Speak to us today for more information about where your fire extinguishers should be located.

    Why choose us for fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester?

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    Affordable

    We believe in treating our customers fairly and offering affordable pricing which means our customers will return to us year after year.

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    FREE Consultations

    We offer FREE no-obligation surveys and consultations for fire extinguisher installation in London and all our other related services.

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    Independent Company

    We are an independent family-run business serving London and the home counties. We take pride in offering fair and competitive services.

    Be safe, be sure, and be compliant with fire extinguisher servicing in Colchester. Get in touch with us today to book your FREE no-obligation consultation.