Web Alert: Counterfeit portable fire extinguishers
28 March 2013
The US Coast Guard has issued a warning regarding counterfeit US Coast Guard approved portable fire extinguishers manufactured by Amerex Co. and Buckeye fire equipment. The equipment from these suppliers is distributed worldwide and present a significant safety hazard.
The attached pdf gives more information on how to identify the counterfeit portable fire extinguishers. Further information can also be found on the US Coast Guard website