Mean of extinguishing fire shall be provided and maintained. It shall be readily accessible, adequate, suitable and checked by a competent person at regular intervals.
Fire extinguishers are classified by fire type. The A, B, C rating system defines the kinds of burning materials each fire extinguisher is designed to fight.
Fire extinguisher shall be placed at easy visibility. Do not place the fire extinguisher on ground. It is advised to position fire extinguisher 1 metre from floor.