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How to Extinguish a Class F Fire (Cooking Oils & Gas)

It might be hard for most of us to distinguish between one fire and another but we want to explain the cause of a Class F fire because they’re entirely feasible in all buildings that have kitchens. This month, Target Fire Protection are here to explain how best to extinguish this type of fire to […]

A Guide to Class C Fires (Flammable Gases)

It’s a common misconception that the differences between fires are obsolete. In reality, it can be life saving to know the about classes of fire, ensuring you can be fully equipped for the type of fire you are most likely to experience at your particular workplace. The methods of extinguishing different fires can vary greatly, […]

How to Extinguish a Class D Fire

While rare, a class D fire presents a significant danger to anyone in the vicinity – especially if there is confusion as to how the fire should be extinguished. In this article, we’re looking at class D fires, including what they are and how best to extinguish them. What is a class D fire? Class […]

The most Effective Fire Extinction Methods

There isn’t one singular way to extinguish a fire. Depending on the type of fuel involved, the size and location of the fire itself, different firefighting techniques will be required. Should a fire break out in your workplace, it’s definitely useful to be familiar with some of the methods you can use to tackle the […]

Target Fire Protection Sponsors Rochdale AFC in Victory

Target Fire Protection were proud to be the official match sponsor for Rochdale AFC’s 1-0 win over Bristol Rovers in October. Watch our video! It was great to see The Dale extinguish a run of five games without a win thanks to a seventh-minute close-range strike from Matt Done. The winning strike came when captain […]

The Ultimate Fire Drill Guide

A fire drill is an integral part of any commercial or industrial building’s fire safety plan. Drills are legally required to be carried out regularly, but what does a full scale fire drill include? This fire drill guide should cover all you need to know. Why are fire drills necessary? Being a legal requirement, fire […]

What is the Fire Triangle?

Knowledge is a key aspect of fire prevention. Understanding how fire works, even on a basic level, will inform your understanding of fire fighting equipment such as fire extinguishers, suppression systems and more. The fire triangle is a fundamental fire principle; once you’re familiar with it and how it works, you’ll be better prepared to […]

All about Fire Doors: Facts and Advice

Fire doors are essential for slowing and controlling the spread of fire throughout any commercial or industrial property. As long as your fire doors are professionally fitted and implemented correctly, you can greatly reduce the amount of damage that a fire can cause. However, neglecting or failing to recognise the importance of a fire door […]

Why Should Fire Alarms Be Monitored?

Fire alarms form a vital part of any commercial property’s fire defence plan. During the working day your fire alarm alerts everyone in the building of an emergency situation. Personnel are able to react immediately and evacuate the building, and emergency services can respond quickly. But what happens when the building has closed for the […]

What is the Temperature of Fire?

Fire is versatile and dangerous. No matter what kind of industry you belong to, a working knowledge of the properties of fire is an important part of fire safety. The temperature of fire varies depending on the source and kind of fire you’re dealing with. Understanding the nuances of fire temperature will inform your overall knowledge of […]