What Do The Colours On Fire Extinguishers Mean?

What Do The Colours On Fire Extinguishers Mean?

Unsplash Licence – Tak-Kei Wong In the UK, fire extinguishers are painted signal red so they can be seen easily in an emergency. However, they also have a coloured box near the top. This colour corresponds to the class of fire that the extinguisher can fight, so...
Your Guide To Smoke Detector False Alarms

Your Guide To Smoke Detector False Alarms

In an ideal world, all smoke detectors would function properly all the time. However, the reality is that, at some point or another, you may have to deal with a smoke detector false alarm. In fact, data shows that the Fire and Rescue Service attended 231,510 fire...