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Abbott Fire Protection are located in Tameside and offer a wide range of services, to business premises across Greater Manchester and the surrounding areas.
Our BAFE Qualified engineers can carry out the Installation, and commissioning of your fire extinguishers, as well as the annual maintenance and the extended service checks, within the accordance of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and the current British Standards.
Abbott Fire Protection are BAFE Qualified technicians, and can supply, commission and service your fire extinguishers. Based in Tameside, Greater Manchester we are able to serve businesses across the county and surrounding areas.
Fire extinguishers need to be reliable in the event of a fire, to ensure compliance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, it is advised and required by insurers that fire extinguishers are serviced & commissioned by a competent person, such as those who are BAFE qualified.
All fire extinguishers are serviced to British Standards, and include service labels, o rings, tamper seals, gauge seals and safety pins.
Most fire extinguisher require an extended service every 5 years, this involves completely discharging the contents, removing the cylinder head and carrying out an internal inspection for signs of corrosion or damage to the lining. They are then refilled and re-pressurised before being put back into service.
Carbon Dioxide (CO2) fire extinguishers require an extended service every 10 years. This is where the fire extinguisher is discharged and a hydrostatic pressure test is carried out to ensure it is compliant with vessel pressure legislation.