PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHER OPERATION
Do not get ABC dry chemical extinguishing agent in eyes or on bare skin. Chemical agent
may cause mild skin irritation, moderate eye irritation, and possible gastric distress. Wash
affected area immediately with running water. Carefully remove contaminated clothing. To
avoid eye contamination, immediately flush eyes under gentle, running water for at least 15
minutes. If chemical is inhaled, move victim to fresh air. Use respirator as needed to
support breathing. Never discharge extinguisher directly into burning liquid. Failure to
comply may result in injury or death to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an
Portable fire extinguisher can completely discharge in 14 seconds.
Portable Dry Chemical Fire Extinguishers can be used on Class A, B, and C fires.
Class A fires result from fires caused by ordinary combustible materials. Class B
fires result from fires caused by flammable liquids. Class C fires result from fires
caused by energized electrical equipment.
Ensure to follow local policy for inspection of expiration dates prior to use.
Remove safety pin (Figure 2, Item 3) to break plastic tie (Figure 2, Item 1) from fire extinguisher
(Figure 2, Item 5).