Portable Fire Extinguishers

Manufacturers of portable and mobile fire extinguishers are represented in this group.

Our duties

  • This section draws up statements and position papers on current issues relating to portable and mobile fire extinguishers.
  • This section supports the development of European directives. Particular topics include the European Standard for Fire Extinguishers (EN 3); the Pressure Equipment Directive (Directive 2014/68/EU); the Convention for the Transport of Dangerous Goods (European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road/ADR); Guideline to the CLP Regulation (Guidelines on the Application of the Regulation on the Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures).
  • The section has a joint contact forum to discuss common concerns, especially in the field of fire extinguisher maintenance and certification.

 

Publications

Position Paper:

CLP labelling

Position paper on the importance of portable fire extinguishers in fire protection

 

Technical Paper:

Guideline for handling non-compliant or non-approved fire extinguishers as part of the service procedure

Guideline for the selection and installation of portable and mobile fire extinguishers

Information

Chairman:  Jérôme Desautel - FFMI
Secretariat: 

Benoît Babeau - FFMI

FFMI
Federation francaise des metiers de l`incendie

Immeuble Maison de la Mecanique
39-41, rue Louis Blanc
92400 Courbevoie / CS 30080
92038 La Defense - CEDEX
FRANCE

Tel.: +33 - 147 1763 03
Fax: +44 - 208 9410 972
Email: benoit.babeau@socodes-industries.com