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fire extinguisher

A chaperone. This 1920s phrase referred to a chaperone, whose presence and vigilance prevented romantic sparks from bursting into flames of passion.
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Recyclable Thermoplastic Blow Molded Fire Extinguisher II-12
What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global fire extinguisher market
a fire fighting supplies store, said that he'd experienced a heavy rush of customers looking for extinguishers.
In a verdict, Peshawar High Court in its November-2013, had directed that special teams should be constituted to examine the installation of fire extinguishers in the public transport.
If your car doesn't have a fire extinguisher, Abdul Salam recommends you purchase one, and it should only cost you between Dh15 to Dh35 because of its small size.
The extinguisher releases a large amount of carbon dioxide gas, which prevents the fire from receiving oxygen necessary for it to burn, thus putting it out.
the maker of the fire extinguisher, the Japan Fire Extinguisher Manufacturers' Association and the supervisor of the parking space pay a total of 92 million yen in damages.
a company reinvested by Thailand-headquartered ADB Group in Taiwan, has launched its nontoxic flame extinguisher, poised to penetrate the market across the Taiwan Strait.
Fire Extinguisher servicing business servicing 1800 customers most of which have been customers for 10-15 years.
Recently, a car belonging to student's parent suddenly caught fire and the school was unable to provide a single fire extinguisher to douse the flames.
Install a fire extinguisher and fire blanket MANY house fires could have been avoided and countless lives saved if all kitchens were fitted with standard fire extinguishers and fire blankets.
Even when there is no expiration date, a fire extinguisher won't last forever.
A halon alternative portable aviation fire extinguisher that is made by H3R Aviation Inc.
Caught on CCTV, Christopher Potts stole a fire extinguisher from a Metro train after a night out with friends.