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Fire extinguisher safety tips after national recall

Posted at 4:43 PM, Nov 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-02 20:29:58-04

Tucson Fire officials say there is no need to panic with the latest fire extinguisher recall.

It is a great reminder to do a basic check of your fire extinguisher at home.

TFD's Captain Skaggs says these multi-use fire extinguishers are good for about 12 years.

Make sure to get them checked by a professional so they can test it or dispose of it after the 12 year mark.