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Fire Extinguisher Requirements for Construction Sites

Guide to Fire Extinguisher Requirements for Construction Sites

September 8, 2021 /

With sparks flying, dangerous chemicals lying about, and flammable substances in multiple places, construction sites are especially prone to dangerous fires. That’s why all builders need to make sure they’re taking fire safety seriously. Having fire extinguishers on site is one of the most important precautions for a builder to take. Not only could the…

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Home Fire Safety Guide

Home Fire Safety Guide

August 23, 2021 /

When it comes to home fire safety, prevention and planning are key. First of all, you need to make sure everyone in the household knows how to get out in the case of an emergency. Then, you must do everything you can to remove hazards and limit the risk of fire in your home. By…

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AS1851 Fire Safety Standards

AS 1851 Fire Safety Standards

July 26, 2021 /

The AS-1851 is an Australian Standard that sets out requirements for routine fire protection equipment and services requirements. Rules and procedures outlined in AS-1851 cover different types of fire equipment and procedures related to the proper functioning of fire hazard systems and emergency planning. These rules and regulations ensure that building owners remain in compliance…

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Types of Fire Protection Equipment in Australia

Types of Fire Protection Equipment in Australia

July 22, 2021 /

The right fire safety equipment is essential to save lives and protect property against the damaging effects of uncontrolled blazes. If you are responsible for providing first response services for fires in your area or need fire fighting equipment for your office buildings, retail establishments or other commercial spaces, understanding the various types of fire…

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Smoke alarm beeping

Why Do Your Smoke Alarms Keep Beeping?

July 20, 2021 /

If your day has ever been interrupted by that dreaded smoke alarm beeping, you know how annoying it can be. This sound has haunted people worldwide for decades and will continue to do so.  As you know, it’s not the beeping of your smoke alarms that causes such a hassle, it’s the fact that it is…

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Electric Blanket Safety

Electric Blanket Safety Tips

July 12, 2021 /

Electric blankets are the perfect addition to any bed in winter. They keep you toasty warm and allow you to save energy by not running the heater all night. While electric blankets are generally safe to use, it’s important to follow all recommended safety precautions. Follow these safety tips below and practice all fire safety…

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Dry Chemical Fire Extinguishers

Dry Chemical Fire Extinguishers

November 3, 2020 /

Introduction to dry chemical fire extinguishers Dry chemical fire extinguishers are the most common on type of fire extinguisher used in Australia. The dry chemical fire extinguisher is also known as ABE, BE or DCP fire extinguishers. You need to look out for a white band running across the tank to determine whether it’s a…

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Fire extinguisher requirements guide

Fire Extinguisher Installation Regulations & Requirements Guide

October 2, 2018 /

We face a lot of questions about fire extinguisher locations at Aegis Safe, so we have decided to clear your queries or FAQs through this fire extinguisher installation locations guide. This article discusses the requirement of fire extinguishers in different environments. You can contact us, get in touch with your local fire protection authority or…

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Emergency and Exit Light Testing

August 29, 2018 /

You need to have clear evacuation strategies in place for emergencies if your business is based in a building. Emergency exit light testing should be done regularly to make sure your building is kept to standards… Exit light testing and emergency light testing will help ensure your business has a clear exit path in place in…

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Fire Extinguisher Services Sydney - Sales - Services

Fire Extinguisher Services Sydney

July 29, 2018 /

Are you looking for fire extinguisher services in Sydney? You should see fire safety services as an investment to secure your future. The frequent testing of fire extinguishers is mandated by the Australian Standards, Councils, insurance policies and is vital for your general safety. Fire extinguisher services are vital for your business fire certification compliance.…

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Workplace Fire Safety Testing

5 Safety Tests In The Workplace That Could Help Save A Life

July 27, 2018 /

Providing a safe workplace environment for your employees and visitors is an obligation that every business must adhere to. Fire and electrical safety are some of the major areas of concern . To minimise the risk of harmful incidents and ensure the health of your staff, equipment and business, inspections and adequate precautions are necessary.…

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Emergency Light Safety Testing

3 Ways To Improve Workplace Safety – Fire & Electrical

July 27, 2018 /

Ever experienced that tingling feeling when stepping into your workplace? Is your gut telling you that something isn’t in place or not quite right? You should always turn your anxieties into action whenever you have these “alarm bells” ringing inside your head. You need to be aware of these warning signs and take necessary steps…

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Foam Fire Extinguishers

April 25, 2018 /

Foam fire extinguishers are given the A and B Class due to the nature of fires they should be applied to. We have a range of foam fire fighting extinguisher products at the very best prices available. Foam fire extinguishers are marked with a Blue colour code and can be used on the same sort…

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Building and Pest Inspections

April 25, 2018 /

Building and Pest Inspections Gold Coast and Brisbane. Call today and book your inspection! Buying a house can be one of the most important purchases you will ever make.  Choosing us for your Building and Pest Inspection guarantees that your property will be thoroughly and professionally assessed and that the inspector is qualified, insured, licenced and…

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Child Safe Home Inspections

April 25, 2018 /

We can make your home safe for your children We are on your side and will provide you with the information and advice you need to make the right choices. Aegis Safe provides safe building inspections. The goal of our Home Safety Inspection is to protect your kids. Child Safe Home Inspections The home is…

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Water Fire Extinguishers

April 25, 2018 /

When it comes to providing great deals on water fire extinguishers we will deliver the best deal. Water fire extinguishers are marked with a red colour code and are given an A Class rating. Water fire extinguishers are only suitable for Class A (solid burning) fires, using water to cool the fire and surrounding area…

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Fire Doors

Fire Doors

October 17, 2017 /

Aegis Safe specialise in a fire door supply and installation services.  Our team of fire door experts will deliver a high level of professional and personalised services combined with consistent high quality and accurate delivery schedules.  Our customers remain with us due to our quality of fire doors and expert knowledge.  We have gained a great…

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Fire Protection Services

Fire Protection Services

October 13, 2017 /

Aegis Safe provides a specialist approach to your fire protection needs, with the aim of making property fire protection and compliance quicker, easier and better value for your money. Our qualified fire protection service technicians can provide unparalleled fire protection services in the areas of sales, installation, service and routine maintenance across all area of…

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Fire Safety Checklist: Facility Manager

January 13, 2017 /

Fire can have a devastating effect on your business and poses a serious risk to the safety and welfare of your building’s occupants. Fire can cause property loss and damage to your building, business and assets. This can result in significant costs and lengthy downtime while repairs and rebuilding take place. Important data and other…

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Bush Fire Safety: How To Survive A Bushfire

November 10, 2016 /

Bush fires occur naturally in our Australian environment. Many people fail to properly prepare for them even though they take place regularly. You need to prepare well in advance of a bush fire threat.  If you leave your critical decision making too late you may have very few safe options left. To be safe as…

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