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Fire Extinguisher Safety Alert

Publication Date: 
January 12 / 2015

A pressurized fire extinguisher mounted to a Dozer ruptured and exploded due to loose mounting. The friction from the bracket strap rubbing against the fire extinguisher resulted in fatigue cracking of the fire extinguisher canister.