Did You Know?

That you shouldn't have to travel more than:

30 meters to access your nearest 'A' rated extinguisher.

10 meters for 'B' rated fire risk

30 meters for a 'C' rated fire risk

10 meters for 'F' rated fire risk

10 meters for an electrical fire risk

Class 'D' is calculated on a case by case basis, by expert advice

What Do These Fire Ratings Mean?

  • Class A - fires involving solid materials such as wood, paper or textiles.
  • Class B - fires involving flammable liquids such as petrol, diesel or oils.
  • Class C - fires involving gases.
  • Class D - fires involving metals.Class E - fires involving live electrical apparatus. (Technically ‘Class E’ doesn’t exists however this is used for convenience here)
  • Class F - fires involving cooking oils such as in deep-fat fryers.
  • Electrical - fires involving live electrical apparatus

Still unsure?

Call us today and book our free fire safety audit to ensure that you have the correct equipment for the right risks.

01922 862207