Servicing – Fire Extinguishers, Fire Blankets & Fire Hose Reels across Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast
131 TAG provide installation, programmed maintenance and a regular service ensuring your emergency protection equipment are ready in the event of fire.
Our fire extinguisher testing service is carried out in accordance with AS1851:2012 by our fully licenses technicians at your premises or at our workshop.
In a commercial environment AS1851:2012 requires all fire extinguishers must be serviced on a 6 monthly basis with specific areas requiring attention on a 1 year, 3 year and 5 year basis.
After any servicing work, all maintenance tags are updated to reflect the date of the service and type of service carried out and a full location report is emailed to the designated contact. This is a requirement of AS1851:2012
The Australian standard AS1851:2012 includes several tables relating to fire extinguisher servicing and testing. are the basis for all fire extinguisher servicing carried out by our technicians.
Fire extinguisher servicing is not a case of simply stamping the maintenance tag and moving onto the next fire extinguisher. The tables in the AS1851 provide an extensive list of tasks to be carried out on each fire extinguisher. Make sure your current provider services your fire extinguishers properly!
We service the following types of portable fire extinguishers:-
- Dry powder
- Water (stored pressure)
- Foam (stored pressure)
- Wet chemical
- Carbon dioxide (CO2)
We can refill all types of fire extinguishers, except dry powder fire extinguishers. It is more economical and we recommend that dry powder fire extinguishers are replaced if used or due for a pressure testing.