When it comes to fire extinguishers, you can have the best brands in the world fitted all around your building, fully maintained and regularly serviced – but if nobody knows how to use them, they’ll be next to useless in the event of a fire!

Nothing compares to proper face-to-face fire safety training, where staff can gain invaluable guidance on topics such as fire safety legislation, fire prevention, evacuation procedures and the correct selection and use of fire extinguishers, but for a quick and easy reference, we’ve put together the following illustrated guide on how to use a fire extinguisher.

Download and print out our free guide to using a fire extinguisher here.