A dirty job with a great potential for fire

Waste management is a demanding environment for the people, vehicles and machines engaged in the important work of handling the hundreds of millions of tons of waste produced every year. Fires can start in the machine within the hydraulics or the engine compartment or in the refuse material itself, causing equally significant risk to personnel.  Kidde Fire Systems has the suppression system ideally suited to protect these machines.


  • Compacters
  • Dozers
  • Excavators
  • Loaders
  • Refuse Haulers

See how Kidde Fire Systems products can protect your application. The links below will take you to detailed product information on our fire protection solutions that are recommended for this industry.

Portable Fire Extinguishers

Vehicle Systems