How to Operate a Home Fire Extinguisher Safely
Fire extinguishers in your home can help prevent a fire from spreading and save your and your family's lives—but only if you know how to operate it properly and safely. Take some time and familiarize yourself with the extinguisher. Read the operating manual and review it on a regular basis; this way, if an emergency arises, you'll be ready to act quickly. Here are some tips for handling a fire extinguisher properly.