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Occupational Safety Procedures

Types of Extinguishers

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Fire Extinguisher Types

Different types of fire extinguishers are designed to fight different classes of fire. The three most common types of fire extinguishers are:

Water (APW)

Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

Dry Chemical (ABC, BC, DC)


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