The 5 Classes of FiresDecember 14, 2010 No Comments
Did You Know?
There are 5 classes of fires? Extinguishers are marked with standard symbols for the fires they can put out.
Ordinary combustibles such as wood, cloth, and paper.
Flammable liquids such as gasoline, oil, and oil-based paint.
Electrical equipment including wiring, fuse boxes, circuit breakers, machinery, and appliances.
Combustible metals and combustible metal alloys.
Cooking media (vegetable or animal oils and fats).