classification of fire

On the basis of the type of fuel, fires are classified into the following :

  • Class A Fires

solid combustible materials of organic nature such as wood, paper, rubber, plastics, etc.

  • Class B Fires

flammable liquids

  • Class C Fires

flammable gases under pressure including liquefied gases.

  • Class D Fires

combustible metals, such as magnesium, sodium, potassium, etc,

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