What are regulations regarding maintenance of fire fighting extinguisher ?

Extinguisher TypeMaintenancePeriod
CO2Visual external checkMonthly
Mechanical FoamVisual external check

Internal inspection against corrosion

Weighment of Cartridge

Monthly

Yearly

Yearly

Powder (Pressurised)Check pressure gauge/visual external check

Check powder contents against caking

Monthly

Yearly

Powder (Cartridge type)Visual external check

Weighment of cartridge

Check powder contents against caking

Monthly

Yearly

Yearly

WaterVisual external check

Weighing of gas cartridge

Monthly

Yearly

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