fire blanket

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fire blanket

n
(Tools) a large blanket-like piece of fire-resistant material such as fibreglass used in smothering a fire
Translations
sammutuspeite
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A live demonstration was done on the college campus on the use of fire blankets and their effectiveness in controlling conflagrations in places like the kitchen.
Here are some tips from the PACDA, to prevent fires: Smoke alarms, first aid kits, fire blankets and extinguishers are a necessity, not an option.
Such equipment may include a fire extinguisher (4kg), fire blankets and a first-aid kit.
I threw some fire blankets over the pan and used some extinguishers to put it out.
Clean surfaces, extractors and their ducting regularly and install fire blankets in kitchens.
During their inspection, they found the house failed to satisfy the regulations by failing to provide and maintain an adequate fire protection system, inadequate fire doors and no fire blankets in the kitchens.
Keep a small fire extinguisher on hand in case of a blaze in the kitchen and some thick tea towels to act as fire blankets.
Keeping fire blankets in the kitchen, and a fully-serviced fire extinguisher in a safe and easy to reach place, is also advisable.
No fire alarms, fire extinguishers and no fire blankets.
Fire alarms did not work, there were no smoke alarms or detectors in rooms, fire exits were blocked and fire blankets were missing.
They offer automatic fire extinguisher, fire blankets, fire alarms, fireproof safes and along with their state of the art fire retarders and controls.
Fatih said: "In the early hours of this morning, a prisoner set fire blankets in one of the jail's wings.