Fire Extinguishers


A first line of defence from fire, extinguishers and fire blankets are used to extinguish or control small fires. Fire extinguishers and blankets require regular inspection to ensure correct and reliable function in the case of a fire.

Fire Safe ANZ installs and services all fire extinguishers and blankets to AS2444 & AS1851.

Different fires require different types of extinguishers; please download a Fire Extinguisher Chart here.

Frequently encountered faults include

  • Corrosion
  • Broken handles or triggers
  • Overdue pressure test (five years)
  • Defective parts
  • Incorrect signage
  • Tampered with

Testing frequency: 6 monthly

View our fire extinguisher training services here