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What is a Water Fire Extinguisher Used for?
Water fire extinguisher is a popular choice for Class A fires (combustible materials). Water fire extinguishers work by cooling the fuel and ensuring it burns at a much slower pace until the fire is extinguished.
What is a Class A Fire?
Class A fires are generally caused by a naked flame or items of high temperatures coming into contact with combustible, carbonaceous materials.
Almost all premises are at risk of Class A fires due to the widespread use of such materials. This includes offices, schools, warehouses, hospitals, and anywhere that uses or contains paper, cardboard, wood, etc.
There are several types of fire extinguishers that can be used on Class A fires. These are powder, foam, water and wet chemical.
What Color is a Water Fire Extinguisher?
Water fire extinguishers display a red label.