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How to Maintain a Fire Extinguisher

Fire extinguishers are one of the most important pieces of safety equipment in any building. But they only work if they’re properly maintained. In this article, you’ll learn how to maintain your fire extinguisher so that it’s always ready to do its job in an emergency.

Empty and Depressurize your Extinguisher Completely

Before you can properly inspect your fire extinguisher, you need to make sure that it’s completely empty and depressurized. This is important because it allows you to check the entire fire extinguisher for any damage or leaks. (more…)

Reinventing the Wheel – How Heavy Duty Casters Can Save Time, Money and Workplace Injuries

Caster wheels are an essential equipment component that plays a crucial role In our modern, mobile society and is virtually anyplace where cumbersome machinery needs transport. Some of the more common items that contain casters include onboard aircraft food and beverage carts, popular mainstream and back-saving luggage wheels, hospital trays, and other vital mobile medical equipment such as gurneys, heart monitors, etc. Read on to learn about reinventing the wheel and how the correct quality and size-appropriate casters can (and do) save time, money, and even workplace injuries. (more…)