PAFSS Kitchen Guard

PAFSS KITCHENGUARD® FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEMS

There are many situations where dealing with a fire at source will both minimise the damage of valuable assets and enable a quicker recovery of operations.

PAFSS (Pneumatically Actuated Fire Suppression Systems) detect automatically at the source of a fire and extinguish it early and before it more fully develops, minimising the damage of valuable assets and enabling a quicker recovery of operations.

The range of PAFSS builds on years of experience and technical knowledge acquired in the fire industry.

PAFSS fire suppression systems offer peace of mind for businesses looking to protect their assets and personnel from the risk of fire.

Catering equipment fires can arise in numerous ways and are difficult to control. PAFSS KitchenGuard, kitchen fire suppression systems have been specifically designed to protect catering equipment and put out any fires quickly and efficiently.

These self contained pneumatic systems require no external energy or power supply. Upon flame impingement or heat, the pressurised detection tubing will burst and activate the cylinder valve to open and release the extinguishing agent.

The PAFSS KitchenGuard range has been specifically designed to protect catering equipment in accordance with LPS 1223.

Certified to LPCB Standard, LPS 1223, PAFSS KitchenGuard® is designed and manufactured in the UK. It incorporates the latest innovations, to bring ground breaking characteristics and reliability to the kitchen fire suppression industry.

Fires in the food service industry account for 10% of overall fires in non-dwelling buildings and 17% of non-fatal casualties (Source : Home Office Incident Recording System. 2014/15 Statistics). Food and drink premises are regarded as one of the more high risk categories because of the hazards associated with kitchens.

Fires here can arise in numerous ways, including : defective or damaged heating controls, unattended devices, burners overheating and grease / dirt residue buildup.

With this specific, very problematic risk in mind we have developed and certified the PAFSS KitchenGuard system.

Our system offers peace of mind for customers looking to specify a fully tested, approved and certified solution for fire protection of their kitchen and catering equipment. It incorporates many innovative features, to bring ground breaking characteristics and reliability to anyone with responsibility for kitchen fire suppression.

With kitchen fires being difficult to contain and control, KitchenGuard has been specifically designed to protect catering equipment in accordance with LPS1223 : “Requirements and testing procedures for the LPCB certification and listing of fixed fire extinguishing systems for catering equipment”.

Investment in a KitchenGuard system can help safeguard your valuable assets and staff against the risk and impact of fire at your premises.

PLP Fire Protection are Accredited Installers, Approved Agents and Distributors of the PAFSS KitchenGuard range, we can provide full support from the initial design of the system, right through to installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of your KitchenGuard system