Fire Safety - Fire Extinguisher has not Been Tested Annually

 

Safety violation: Fire extinguisher has not been tested annually 

Hazard: Fire extinguisher fails to function properly while a laboratory worker tries to extinguishing a fire resulting in serious injury or death

Corrective action: A fire extinguisher must be tested annually or discarded. Several vendors offer testing and recharge services. To discard of a fire extinguisher, contact Facilities Management at (410) 706-7570.