Fire hose reels are required in a workplace with a floor area greater than 500m2 under the Building Code regulations of Australia. Fire hose reels are an added addition to already fitted portable fire extinguishers in the workplace. All fire hose reels are connected to the buildings water supply and must be inspected check and tagged every 6 months according to AS1851.
Liberty Fire Services provides a certified servicing agent for all fire hose reel check, test and tag requirements. Our service agent will provide you a complete result report and summary after the inspections are complete which include a register and location of the equipment tested and tagged. Recommendations will be provided for any defects or missing parts and solutions for noncompliant signage and/or missing/defect parts.
With concise records and database keeping we can keep you up-to-date regarding your next scheduled check or copies of your records in times of claims.
Liberty Fire Services certified agents are experienced and qualified in all areas of fire safety equipment in the workplace, home or vehicle. Having a local service area means we can perform test and tag services, inspections and more within a short timeframe including same day services.
Liberty Fire Services provides test and tagging services for fire hose reels at 6 month and 12 month intervals in accordance with AS1851 performing all required checks including flow rate as per maintenance schedule.
Fire Hose Reels should not be used for any other purpose other than fire related incidents for Type A fires only (woods, paper, plastics, clothing materials etc).