Fire Extinguisher Uses according to Types of Fire
Class A type Extinguisher- Ideal for extinguishing normal flammable materials such as paper, wood, cardboard, and most plastics.
Class B type Extinguisher– Perfect to put out a fire triggered by combustible liquids such as gasoline, kerosene, grease, and oil, etc.
Class C type Extinguisher– Best equipment to extinguish fires that contain electrical equipment, such as appliances, wiring, circuit breakers, and outlets.
Class D type Extinguisher– Commonly used in chemical laboratories.
Class K type fire extinguisher– Impeccable to extinguish fires that involve cooking oils, trans-fats, or fats in cooking appliances.