Onsite Fire Extinguisher Servicing

$49.95

This service is currently unavailable until 01/09/2024 – but we welcome your bookings for after this date.

Both new and recycled extinguishers require an annual service in accordance with the NZ Standard 4503. Our experienced technician will service your fire extinguishers and check their pressure, maintenance and tamper tags are compliant and correct.

Christchurch area only. Additional travel costs will apply for rural locations.

This cost includes your site fee and servicing 1 fire extinguisher. If you have more than one fire extinguisher, please use the Additional fire extinguishers section below to set how many you have to be serviced.

Cost:
$40.00 site fee
$9.95 per extinguisher

Available on backorder

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Description

All fire extinguishers should be checked and maintained on an annual basis. This helps to provide assurance that should a fire happen in your office, home or workplace, you have a fully functional fire extinguisher near to hand that is appropriate for the surrounding area, tools or equipment.

What we do when we service a Fire Extinguisher

  • First and foremost, make sure the fire extinguisher is in a location that makes it readily accessible.
  • Ensure that the fire extinguisher is set up properly for easy handling, and that nothing is obstructing access to any parts of it, including the hose.
  • Check the pressure – the gauge is in the green and showing it has pressure and is fully charged.
  • Check the cylinder is not damaged or rusty.
  • Clean the extinguisher and check for any damaged areas around the neck of the extinguisher.
  • Check that there is a visible instruction label on the fire extinguisher, and that it is legible in case of emergency.
  • Make sure that no modifications were made to the fire extinguisher that might affect its performance level.
  • Check the date on the extinguisher that it is within the 5-year date range.
  • Check the maintenance tag that it matches the age of the extinguisher and the month it was last serviced. (NZ Standard Requirement)
  • Replace the maintenance tag if it is metal – Metal Maintenance tags are non- compliant and deemed to be a cutting hazard.
  • Check the extinguisher pin is fixed correctly with a tamper tag.
  • Check the tamper tag is not broken, or brittle from UV damage.
  • Replace tamper tag if required.
  • Check the discharge hose for any blockages or is damaged or worn.
  • Replace discharge hose if required.
  • Check the discharge hose strap and the hose is connected.
  • Replace discharge hose strap if damaged.
  • Check the Nett Mass and Gross weight that it is within the weight range printed on the extinguisher.
  • Check the extinguisher matches the building location.
  • Check the extinguisher is fixed and mounted at the correct height.
  • Check it has the correct signage and is mounted at the correct height.
  • Number the extinguisher if required.
  • Record the extinguisher location on the invoice and the extinguisher coverage meets the NZ STANDARD 4503.
  • Provide date, age and when the extinguisher requires its 5 yearly pressure test on the customer invoice.
  • Once the above checks have been completed Click the Yellow maintenance tag on the month the extinguisher was serviced.

Next Day Dispatch

All orders placed before 11am in the Christchurch metropolitan area are dispatched the next day. Orders New Zealand wide are 3 - 5 day delivery.

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