Wheel loaders, excavators, trucks and other machinery are often used under very demanding circumstances. Hard working machines with narrow and hot engine compartments filled with hydraulic tubes, fuel tubes and electric installations are potential fire hazards.
The fire’s course of event can be very fast and it can be very difficult to suppress with a hand fire extinguisher. The consequences of a fire can be very extensive if the machine is working in flammable environments such as lumber mills and dumps.
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