While it is very important for all buildings; be they homes, offices, or warehouses, to have the fire extinguishers ready to go at all times in case a fire breaks out or a fire hazard starts, it is also very important for you to be able to know about the fire extinguisher you are using and what it can and cannot be used for.

Especially for places like office buildings and warehouses where a lot of employees work, and many other people come and go all the time, you need to have clearly marked fire extinguishers or fire safety precautions ready to go with instructions on how to use them and what not to do when faced with a certain problem.

It is very important that top quality fire preventing equipment is ready that meets the federal standards and can easily be reached and used, but it is also important for the people who are around to know what they should do, how they should react to problems and also how they can get the equipment necessary in case a fire breaks out. This is where safety signs and fire signs come in handy, as there are many different types of fire extinguishers, fire blankets, and other equipment that can be used to safeguard people’s lives, it must all be properly labeled with instructions and that is where the fire equipment signs come in handy.

For example if you are using fire extinguishers you have to make sure that the people who use them know what kind it is and where it can and cannot be used. Most people think that all fire equipment works the same but some things can make matters worse if not used at the right time, like using a wet chemical extinguisher on an electrical fire.