Fire Extinguishers

Remember the acronym PASS

  • Pull – pull the pin on the fire extinguisher
  • Aim – aim the nozzle at the base of the fire
  • Squeeze – squeeze the handle lever
  • Sweep – sweep the stream along the base of the fire

Type of Fires

Make sure the fire extinguisher you grab is suitable for the fire you are about to fight.  Otherwise, things could get much worse!