Fire Equipment and Maintenance Schedule

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Fire Equipment and Maintenance

Key

Inspection Procedure of Fire Safety Installations (F.S.I)

1. Inspect for obvious visual faults.

2. Inspect for faults and witness test  of F.S.I by a competent person

3. Inspect for faults where possible and accept logbook details of F.S.I

4. Check Building file for details of any extra requirements.

Required Record of Keeping Fire Safety Installations (F.S.I)

L = log book required

R = record of maintenance required

T = Metal tag on F.S.I or service details/service label

(Y) = Weekly test may be omitted refer AS 1851-2005

 

External agencies will be employed to assist the service with this maintenance if no currently employed staff or educators are qualified to complete the maintenance checks.

Special Fire Service

Inspection Procedures for FSI

Required Record Keeping for FSI

Maintenance Schedule

Annual Survey of Installation

Maintenance Standard or Building Preference

1 Wk

1 Mth

3 Mth

6 Mth

12 Mth

3 Yr

5 yr

Fire Mains

1

 

 

 

 

Y

Y

Y

 

 

1851-Section 2 & 4

Fire Hydrants (including internal & external hydrants, boosters connection/s and water storage tanks

2

L-T

 

 

 

Y

Y

 

Y

Y

1851- Section 4

Fire Pump sets

2

L-T

(Y)

Y

 

Y

Y

 

Y

Y

1852 – Section 3

Fire Hose Reels

2

R-T

 

 

 

Y

Y

 

 

Y

1851- Section 14

Fire Extinguishers (Portable)

2

R-T

 

 

 

Y

Y

 

Y

Y

1851- Section 15

Fire Blankets

2

R-T

 

 

 

Y

 

 

 

 

1851-Section 16

 

 

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