Fire Safety: Do You Know How and When to Use Your Fire Extinguisher?
If you have to use a fire extinguisher inside your home, it can be a hectic, confusing situation, especially if you’ve never used one before.
Kidde suggests that homeowners read the instructions and become familiar with the fire extinguisher’s parts and operation before a fire breaks out. If you’re unsure if it’s safe to use a fire extinguisher, the U.S. Fire Administration suggests that you alert others, leave the building, and call 911 from a mobile phone.
Check out the video below that can help explain when and how to use your fire extinguisher.