Fire Service manual: Vol. 2 Fire service operations
- Corporate Author:
- Great Britain H.M. Fire Service Inspectorate, Great Britain Office of the Deputy Prime Minister
- TSO (The Stationery Office)
This publication provides guidance on dealing with incidents involving dissolved acetylene cylinders and incidents involving natural gas, while reflecting issues concerning the selection, use, capabilities and limitations of personal and operational equipment. Acetylene, a highly flammable compound, which is unique amongst industrial gases in general use as it which can decompose to constituent elements if exposed to extreme heat or shock and lead to percussive explosions.
|Extent||vi, 35, vi, 53p.||ISBN||9780117541351|
|Format||Published||11 Apr 2014|