Fire Extinguisher Servicing in London
As a UK business, you are legally required to have your fire extinguishers serviced annually. We work with businesses across London to ensure their fire extinguishers remain compliant and safe. We’ve even worked with St Paul’s Cathedral!
Our specialist engineers will carry out their job quickly, efficiently and with minimal disruption to your business.
Request a quote for fire extinguisher servicing in London
You can request a free, no obligation quotation using the form below. Please give us as much information about your project as you can e.g. the location, size, services required, and a member of our friendly team will be in touch.
Fire Extinguisher Servicing London
At Fire Control Services we offer fire extinguisher servicing across London, Kent, Essex and Norfolk for all types of commercial fire safety equipment.
All fire extinguisher servicing is fully insured. Our team of accredited engineers are always ready to help guarantee your building’s fire safety systems work.
What does fire extinguisher servicing include?
Assess the key components of your fire extinguisher and ensure fire extinguishers meet with all legal UK requirements according to the Fire Safety Act.
Ensure you have the right class of fire extinguishers and that essential fire safety equipment is in working and operational order.
Resolve any issues identified, usually the same day.
Why do fire extinguishers need to be serviced?
All fire extinguishers require an annual servicing to keep you, your staff, and your building safe in the unlikely event of a fire. It is an employer’s responsibility under the Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order to make sure all fire extinguishers are serviced and kept in good working order.
Book your fire extinguisher servicing in London today
Fire Control Services provide high quality fire extinguisher services as well as maintenance contracts for dry risers, wet risers, sprinklers, fire hydrants, fire hoses, and Lith-ex battery fire extinguishers.
Contact us directly and book in your fire extinguisher servicing!
Frequently Asked Questions About Fire Extinguisher Servicing in London
How often should fire extinguishers be serviced?
According to UK fire extinguisher servicing legal requirements, fire extinguishers need to be serviced every 12 months. Fire extinguishers need to be serviced every year to ensure the ‘life safety equipment’ is safe, reliable, efficient, and fit for purpose.
What qualifications do you need to service fire extinguishers?
UK legislation states that fire extinguisher servicing and maintenance must be completed by a trained professional. All fire extinguisher engineers in London and beyond are required to complete a 5-day training course, and there are multiple official accreditations you can look out for to trust that your fire extinguishers are expertly serviced. This includes the Fire Protection Association and Fire Industry Association.
Why should fire extinguishers be serviced?
Fire extinguishers can be the difference between a quickly resolved fire incident and a catastrophe. UK legal requirements state that fire extinguishers must be serviced every 12 months to ensure they are fully operational and can function when needed. The sort of things our London engineers will be looking for include any damage, leaks, labels, and charging.
Do new fire extinguishers need servicing?
Even brand-new fire extinguishers will need servicing every year by a professional, whether they have been used or not. Brand new fire extinguished need commissioning and setting up by a registered professional.
How much does a fire extinguisher service cost?
This will depend on how many fire extinguishers are in the building and the state of the extinguishers themselves. Get in touch or request a quote and we will get back to you with a price as soon as possible!
Does a fire extinguisher expire?
All fire extinguishers need replacing after 5 years, and CO2 fire extinguishers need replacing every 10 years. If you are unsure, it is always worth checking with a professional fire safety engineer.
How to get a fire extinguisher serviced?
If you are looking to get a fire extinguisher service in London, make sure you are using a trusted, exceptional service. At Fire Control Services we respect the vital importance of fire safety, and we work directly with housing authorities, property management companies, buying groups, and more. The first step to getting your fire extinguishers serviced is to get in touch to discuss your requirements, and take a look at our other fire safety services such as dry riser maintenance, wet riser maintenance, sprinkler servicing, fire hydrant testing, and fire hose reel maintenance.