DPWES - FireSafety
WATER Common terminology “APW”
Class - A, Pressurized Water
Water and compressed gas usually CO2
ONLY for Class A fires, wood/ paper
NEVER for B,C,D
Intensifies fire if used on burning liquids or reactive metals
Risk of electric shock if used on energized equipment!
Old soda-acid / water extinguishers
OBSOLETE units should be replaced!