Product Spotlight - Jactone PAFSS KITCHENGUARD® Fire Suppression System

Fires in the foodservice 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.

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The PSFSS KitchchenGuard 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 groundbreaking 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 LPS 1223: “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.


The special detection tubing used in all PAFSS fire suppression systems is UL Listed.

The UL Listing qualifies all Jactone PAFSS detection tube as a ‘Heat-automatic Fire Detectors – Component’, after comprehensive testing in accordance with ANSI / UL 521 – ‘Heat Detectors for Fire Protective Signaling Systems’

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PAFSS KitchenGuard fire suppression systems, using 99% biodegradable wet chemical extinguishing agent are LPCB certified to LPS 1223.

PAFSS is simple to install and maintain on both new and existing equipment.

PAFSS offers a fast and automatic operation from the initial detection of a fire, through to suppressing it.

Our UL listed highly reliable detection tube remains unaffected by oil, dirt and kitchen grease.

The detection tubing allows for an unlimited number of fire detection points. It’s flexible nature means it can be located adjacent to identified risk areas, providing fast effective detection.

PAFSS requires no mechanical movement or power supply for detection or actuation, remaining operational during power interruption.

Integral pressure switches allow remote system monitoring and initiation of safeguarding actions.

Stainless steel discharge pipework, fittings and nozzles to suit kitchen environments. Superbly engineered specialist valves and pressure vessels.

BSI ISO 9001:2015
BSI audited quality management system ensuring our commitment to quality products and service

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