Electrical fire extinguisher

Fires as we known have a several class was identification with specific heat sources.For fire cause by electrical,it include in class C.So for electrical fire,we must used a suitable fire extinguisher to avoid serious damage or can cause others danger.

We cannot used fire extinguisher from water base because it can cause electric shock.Many case around the world happened when firefighter death and injury due to electrical shocked.

It also can cause a serious damage for electrical and electronic equipment nearest the fire incident happened if we used wrong or not suitable fire extinguisher such as water,dry powder,foam and others. read more

How to use a fire extinguisher?

Fire extinguisher is a one of important equipment when fire happen.We are going to panic and shock when faced the real fire.So the first important step,we must calm down and estimate the fire situation level.

If the fire still small and we confident to extinguish it,find the nearest location of fire extinguisher and try to eliminate the fire as fast as possible with the right technique.

This time i want share some tips or basic technique how to use fire extinguisher to fight the small fire.Please understand the types of fire extinguisher and the suitable agent for several types cause of fire.Please read my last post about fire extinguisher. read more

Safety signs

Every person who involved or worked at factory or plant very regular with safety sign.It are displayed around the working area to inform workers of the regulation and rules when working in hazardous area.

Safety sign also educated the workers how to perform the task in safety condition.It also gave a big impact to workers to always follow safety rules and can reduce incident at working area.

For the new workers and not familiar with real working condition,safety sign is the main guidance to do the jobs in proper and safety condition.So i hope with my post can expose the basic of safety sign meaning and purpose at our working area. read more

First aid kit

For electrical jobs,usually must have a first aid station near the working area.The first aid kit box must completed with first aid items and a latest  St. John Ambulance first aid manual.

This kit is very useful for first treatment when accident or injuries happent to avoid it can be more serious.It can save our life.So please make sure the first aid kit alway inspect and completed with necessary components.

The electrical group leader or supervisor must be competant person for emergency first aid certificate or equivalent. Minimum requirement of first aid station for electrical working area must contain :- read more

Eyes protection

Around the world,eyes injuries happened about 2500 case per day and 20% from that is permanent vision loss.So imagine how about our future life when we cannot see anymore due to not wear eyes protection.

According to the statistic,three main factor causes for the eyes injuries such as falling or flying objects,chemical splash and not used proper tools and equipment.

For electrical jobs,the hazard for eyes injuries such as arc flash,drilling jobs,grinding and many more.So we must used the proper and suitable eyes protection depend on our jobscopes. read more

Selecting electric glove size

In electrical job scopes,PPE ( personal protection equipment ) is a one of important thing when perform a tasks to avoid an electric shock.It can cause the serious fatal and injury even death.

This time i want share some information how to selecting an electric glove size correctly.It important because when we perform an electrical task,we need a comfort glove to handle electrical equipment or device correctly.

If gloves size is too small it can cause a uncomfortable and cause hand fatigue or injured.when you select hand protection that is too large, a gloves getting caught into moving parts of machinery or snagged on jagged edges. A glove that is too loose also can cause uncomfortable when perform a task. read more

Fire Extinguisher

This device very important to extinguish or fight the small fire.It have a many type of agent to fight the fire and containing in pressure vessel.It easy to handling when fight the fire.

We can see the fire extinguisher around the factory,hospital,gas station or hazardous area.The main purpose is a first action to prevent the fire to be more worst.

This time i want shared about types of extinguisher and how to selected the suitable type according the working area.I hope it can be a basic reference to all of you.In the market now,it have two main type of fire extinguisher :-

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