FHV full form

Meaning : Fire hose valve

Category : Essential services
Sub Category : Fire Safety

What does FHV mean or stand for ?

A fire hose is a large volume capacity pipe that is connected to the water hydrant that is firmly grounded.In order to release the pressure and allow flow of ground water via the hydrant,the fire hose valve has to be turned anti clockwise to release the water.These valves are essential to control the pressurised flow of water and is used by fire safety marshalls.