The OSHA and ANSI safety facility supplies standards and regulations are very strict and specific for facility supplies. Employers must ensure that their facility has the correct equipment to deal with the detection and identification of hazards and inform employees of where hazards lie and store hazardous materials.
All Safety Products carries a full range of safety products under the heading facility supplies that include, Matting, Batteries, Lighting Products, Protective Cases, Lockout / Tagout Products, Signs and Labels, Traffic Control Equipment, Ventilation Systems and Fire Extinguishers.
The most current issue of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) should be consulted for minimum recommended fire extinguisher types, placement and travel distances.
There Are 4 Classes of Commercial Fire Extinguishers:
- CLASS A Ordinary Combustibles – wood, paper, cloth, trash and other ordinary materials
- CLASS B Flammable Liquids – gasoline, oils, paint lacquer and tar
- CLASS C Fire Involving Live Electrical Equipment and
- CLASS D Combustible Metals or Metal Alloys