Fire safety resource

12. Don’t be a hero – Leave fire fighting to the professionals

Although there are many fire fighting apparatus based in the working environment, it is not advisable to tackle a fire. You should raise the alarm and leave the area as soon as possible. Make sure you remember to observe the safety procedures introduced to you earlier in this resource.

Fire safety advice:

The main fire extinguishers found in the University are carbon dioxide and water. It is important that if you are going to use this equipment you understand what type of fire they should be used for.