Atlas Fire Equipment

Atlas Fire Equipment is conveniently located in Plantation, FL, serving the South Florida Tri-County Area of Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade Counties. We supply any residential or commercial facilities with fire equipment products and services, including fire extinguishers, fire cabinets, emergency lights and exit lights.

Fire Extinguishers

  • Annual Certification

  • 6-Year Recharges

  • 12-Year Hydrostatic Tests

  • Rebuilt Extinguishers

  • New Extinguishers

Atlas Fire Equipment Buckeye Fire Extinguishers

What You Should Know

An employer must:

  • Provide portable fire extinguishers and mount, locate, and identify them so that they are readily accessible to employees without subjecting the employees to possible injury. [29 CFR 1910.157(c)(1)]
  • Use only approved portable fire extinguishers. [29 CFR 1910.157(c)(2)]
  • Do not use portable fire extinguishers that use carbon tetrachloride or chlorobromomethane extinguishing agents. [29 CFR 1910.157(c)(3)]
  • Assure that portable fire extinguishers are maintained, fully charged, operating properly, and kept in designated places at all times except during use. [29 CFR 1910.157(c)(4)]
  • Remove from service all soldered or riveted shell self-generating soda acid or self-generating foam or gas cartridge water type portable fire extinguishers that are operated by inverting the extinguisher to rupture the cartridge or to initiate an uncontrollable pressure generating chemical reaction to expel the agent. [29 CFR 1910.157(c)(5)]


Fire Extinguisher Cabinets

  • Installation

  • Repair

  • Maintenance

Atlas Fire Equipment
Atlas Fire Equipment

What You Should Know

Fire Extinguisher Cabinets are important to help prevent vandalism, theft or damage.</p?

Portable fire extinguishers can be an effective early response to a developing fire, if they are installed and used properly. In this section, we are going to review general information about the placement and spacing of portable fire extinguishers.

If employees use portable fire extinguishers to fight small fires, they must be installed in all areas of the workplace. To ensure each area is protected properly, ask yourself the following questions:


Emergency & Exit Lights

  • Inspection

  • Batteries

  • Bulbs

  • New Fixtures

Atlas Fire Equipment Beghelli Exit and Emergency Signs

What You Should Know

  • 1910.37(b)
    Lighting and marking must be adequate and appropriate.
  • 1910.37(b)(1)
    Each exit route must be adequately lighted so that an employee with normal vision can see along the exit route.
  • 1910.37(b)(2)
    Each exit must be clearly visible and marked by a sign reading “Exit.”
  • 1910.37(b)(3)
    Each exit route door must be free of decorations or signs that obscure the visibility of the exit route door.
  • 1910.37(b)(4)
    If the direction of travel to the exit or exit discharge is not immediately apparent, signs must be posted along the exit access indicating the direction of travel to the nearest exit and exit discharge. Additionally, the line-of-sight to an exit sign must clearly be visible at all times.
  • 1910.37(b)(5)
    Each doorway or passage along an exit access that could be mistaken for an exit must be marked “Not an Exit” or similar designation, or be identified by a sign indicating its actual use (e.g., closet).
  • 1910.37(b)(6)
    Each exit sign must be illuminated to a surface value of at least five foot-candles (54 lux) by a reliable light source and be distinctive in color. Self-luminous or electroluminescent signs that have a minimum luminance surface value of at least .06 footlamberts (0.21 cd/m2) are permitted.
  • 1910.37(b)(7)
    Each exit sign must have the word “Exit” in plainly legible letters not less than six inches (15.2 cm) high, with the principal strokes of the letters in the word “Exit” not less than three-fourths of an inch (1.9 cm) wide.


Fire Hoses & Accessories

  • Rack Covers

  • New Hoses

  • Racks

  • Brass

  • Aluminum

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