If you come into contact with a thermal fluid heating system on a regular basis, then you know how impressive these machines can be. However, you also probably know about how they can pose a serious fire hazard if they aren’t used and maintained properly. Take a look at several fire safety tips you should keep in mind if you work at a place that uses a thermal fluid heating system.
Read the guidelines for your specific thermal fluid heating system.
Every thermal fluid heating system is a little bit different, and the manufacturer of your specific system will likely have fire prevention tips in place. Before you start using your system, you should read through the manual that comes with it and find out the manufacturer’s recommendations for fire safety. It will help you put some of your own regulations on the books.
Put a plan in place to contain spills.
In the event of a spill related to your thermal fluid heating system, your facility should have a clear-cut plan in place to deal with it. This plan should be used to contain spills and to isolate spills so they don’t create a fire hazard. You should educate your employees about your plan and make sure they understand how to react to an issue with your system.
Install a fire suppression system in your facility.
If you have a thermal fluid heating system in your facility, you should seriously consider installing a fire suppression system that will limit the chances of a fire started by your system spreading. This fire suppression system should be installed by a professional who can tell you about how it will work in the event of a fire. It could prevent a fire from damaging your entire facility.
R.G. Fire Protection is a company you can trust to provide you with the right fire suppression system. Call us at 330-456-8848 today to hear more about the fire suppression systems we can install for you.