How Often Should You Test Your Fire Extinguishers?

17 February 2022
Fire extinguishers in public and commercial buildings are so commonplace that they go virtually unnoticed day to day, yet their importance should not be underestimated. Official statistics reveal that, in the 12 months to March 2020, fire extinguishers were used by members of...
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Common Causes of Workplace Fires

In the UK there are over 25,000 workplace fires every year, of which most would have been avoidable. More worryingly 60% of privately owned businesses never recover from a major fire. There are several factors contributing to this, but they all relate to the financial impact on...
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Reducing False Alarms

REDUCING FALSE AND UNWANTED ALARMS AT YOUR BUSINESS Responsibility for limitation of false alarms rests with every party involved in the specification, design, installation, commissioning, management at operational level and maintenance of the fire detection and fire alarm...
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End of Year Closure

A hearty THANK YOU for your continued support and loyalty throughout 2016 from the team at Rhino Fire Control – we look forward to continuing to provide you with our services through 2017 and beyond.Please note, our offices are closing on Thursday 22nd December at 17:00 and will...
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How to use a Fire Extinguisher

According to a study carried out by FETA and IFEDA, 80% of all fires in the UK are extinguished through the use of a fire extinguisher. Understanding how to properly use a fire extinguisher – and the different types of fire extinguishers is an essential skill that trained fire...
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