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Fire Extinguishers in Commercial Vehicles

This is a commonly asked question and the answer is very easy to find, when you know where to look. Australian Standard 2444-2001 – Section 5 Selection and Distribution of Portable Fire Extinguishers in vehicles and small craft. 5.4 Selection… Read more »

How to read a Fire Extinguisher Tag?

To check if the fire equipment is due to be serviced in your workplace, the best place to start is by checking the Date Tag. The Date Tag is located on the Extinguisher Australian Standard 1851 – 2012 states the… Read more »

Is your smoke alarm beeping?

Is your smoke alarm beeping? It could be your battery needs replacing or maybe your alarm needs a clean. Smoke alarms are actually designed to beep so as to make you aware that they need to be maintained, so don’t… Read more »

What size fire extinguisher should you have in your commercial vehicle?

This is a commonly asked question and the answer is very easy to find, when you know where to look. Australian Standard 2444-2001 – Section 5 Selection and Distribution of Portable Fire Extinguishers in vehicles and small craft. 5.4 Selection… Read more »

Can I light a fire while I am camping?

Make sure you are aware if there is a Fire Ban this Christmas before lighting your campfire. It is better to ask the question before you head out camping so that you can make alternative cooking arrangements. Check out the… Read more »

Are you having a hot Christmas lunch?

Just make sure it does not get too hot! With most house fires starting in the kitchen, Christmas is definitely not the time to become complacent.  Whether you’re popping the roast in the oven or cooking prawns on the BBQ,… Read more »