The Importance of Proper Fire Extinguisher Maintenance:
- Legal Liability: In case of a fire, non-functioning or non-compliant fire extinguishers can lead to costly lawsuits and settlements due to legal liability for damages or injuries that occur.
- Insurance Requirements: Neglecting fire extinguisher maintenance can result in insurance claims being denied as many insurance policies require properly functioning fire extinguishers.
- Penalties for Non-Compliance: City and state jurisdictions may impose fines, business suspensions, and costly fire watch requirements for businesses that are non-compliant with fire code regulations.
- Damage to Reputation: Neglecting fire extinguisher maintenance can harm your business’s reputation, leading to negative publicity and loss of customer trust in the event of a fire.
- Risk to Safety: Improperly maintained fire extinguishers put employees, customers, and the public at risk in the event of a fire.
It’s crucial to properly maintain fire extinguishers for the safety of employees, property, and the public. Protect your business and ensure compliance with fire code regulations.
ASAP Fire Protection is here to help you meet fire code requirements and ensure the safety of your business. Contact us today at 346-537-FIRE or visit our contact page to request service.