Portable Fire Extinguishers

Michelle Gonzales
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Fire extinguishers are considered first aid appliances.  Operators must be trained in their classification and use.  When a fire is first detected, THINK SAFETY FIRST!


Classification of types of fires and types of portable fire extinguishers:


Follow these operating procedures if/when attempting to extinguish a fire utilizing a fire extinguisher listed above.  Do not attempt to extinguish a fire if you are not trained and/or authorized to do so.  PASS method of using fire extinguishers:

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