Under the Singapore Standard, Code of Practice SS 578, Use and Maintenance of Portable Fire Extinguishers, the owner or occupant of a premise is responsible for the inspection and maintenance of the fire extinguishers installed in the premises. This is to ensure that their fire extinguishers are in good working order.
Portable fire extinguishers shall be manufacture in compliance with the specifications stipulated under the SS EN 3 Specifications for Portable Fire Extinguishers. All fire extinguishers is required to be charged, tested and maintained in fully operational conditions and properly tagged in conformity with requirements in the SS 578 Code of Practice for Use and Maintenance of Portable Fire Extinguishers.
Classification of portable fire extinguishers provided shall be selected in accordance with criteria specified under SS 578 to ensure the processes and contents within the building concerned can be effectively protected. The size, quantity and installation of these portable fire extinguishers shall comply with the requirements in SS 578 under the respective class of occupancy hazard.
Portable fire extinguishers provided shall be installed and conspicuously marked in accordance with requirements by SS 578.
The maintenance and servicing of portable extinguishers can only be carried out by qualified and trained persons in proper workshops of a company.
Falconfire provides one stop services for fire extinguisher. The services covers the following;
- Replacing of Inner Control Pin
- Pressurize with Nitrogen
- Refilling Dry Powder/CO2
- Halotron Servicing
- Pressurize with Argon
- Refilling Halotron Gas