Sparks, static electricity or shock may start oxygen combustion.
+ additional oxygen will make a fire burn much faster and more violently.
- If possible shut off flow of oxygen.
- Remove everyone who is not actively engaged in fight the fire.
- Use large quantities of water to cool the burning material below the ignition point.
- If electrical equipment is involved in the fire. Use carbon dioxide or vaporizing.
- Dry chemical extinguishers: DO NOT USE WATER.
Safety Precautions [GASEOUS OXY SYS]