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Monthly Fire Extinguisher Inspection Form

A brief fire extinguisher inspection checklist form designed for monthly evaluation of fire extinguishers. Areas include handle, pin, gauge, seal, labels, mounting bracket, and more. Checkout the Forms Library »

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What is a Monthly Fire Extinguisher Inspection?

A monthly fire extinguisher inspection is a quick visual inspection done by an employee as required by OSHA [29 CFR 1910.157(e)(2).

Typical Monthly Fire Extinguisher Questions:

  • Is the sign in place?
  • Does the handle appear operational?
  • Is the pin and keeper in place?
  • Is the pressure gauge in the operational range?
  • Are there signs of damage or missing hose or nozzle?
  • Does the neck seal appear intact?
  • Any sign of damage or cracks on the body?
  • Labels and tags are attached and show the correct information?
  • Any sign of damage or cracks on the bottom of the extinguisher?
  • Mounting bracket is secure and in a reasonable location?

Annual Fire Extinguisher Inspections

OSHA (OSHA 29 CFR 1910.157(e)(3)) also requires an annual fire extinguisher maintenance inspection which must be performed by a professional fire extinguisher company.

Depending on the type of fire extinguisher, it may also require a 5-year, 6-year, or 12-year inspection or replacement. Learn More

This form is a sample report which can be imported into your iScout account and modified to fit your organization's policies and procedures.

If you don't have an iScout account, download the printable Monthly Fire Extinguisher Inspection PDF form so your team can fill out a paper copy.



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