The in-built smart technology activates when batteries enter a state of thermal runaway.
The Department of Environment and Heritage of Queensland, Australia confirms a seminar for end users will take place in Brisbane 21-23 February 2017.
Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network to launch in the US.
The draft document provides details of the hazards and control measures required for firefighters working in a wide range of industrial sites and premises.
Firefighting exam in virtual reality
Following formal approval by the Dutch Safety Institute the Dutch firefighting exam has been carried out for the first time using the Rescuesim software, and with great success.
Specialist high-hazard protection and response company announces multi-million dollar contracts with three of the world’s largest chemical, plastics and bulk storage companies.
Foam School 2017
The five-day Foam School has been organised by training specialist H2K in cooperation with foam manufacturer Dr Sthamer-Hamburg.
An introduction to holistic fire engineering and holistic fire strategies, by Paul Bryant
During the early days of my career in the fire industry, I was fortunate to witness the start of a sea change in thinking. I saw the emergence of a radical departure from the prescriptive codes that impacted in every aspect of fire safety and protection. A British Standard Committee had been tasked to develop a standard heralding a new, and more flexible approach to fire safety for buildings. The result was new British Standard Draft for Development DD240. Whereas prescriptive codes were often seen as obstacles, DD240 gave the fire engineering profession an alternative way forward.
European Commission issues alert regarding dangerous fire extinguisher.
Bristol Uniforms expands
PPE clothing manufacturer Bristol Uniforms has significantly expanded its managed services department recruiting several new members of staff and substantially increasing the capacity of its service centres.
Integrated Fire Safety of IBCs and Intermodals
A three-day course will take place 11-13 April at Spinel Safety Centre in Dordrecht, the Netherlands.
Manufacturer of lighting systems Peli Products is introducing regular free-to-attend webinars on its product ranges.
- Industrial Fire Journal, Winter 2016 has been published
London Fire Brigade premieres BBC VR film of terrifying Christmas blaze
A new BBC virtual reality film depicting a terrifying Christmas Day fire was given its UK premiere on 14 December 2016 at the London Fire Brigade’s new pop-up museum in Lambeth.
Virtual reality emergency simulation company helps Offshore Experience set sail in Rotterdam.
The connected fire truck hits the road
A manufacturer of fire and specialist vehicles is connecting its vehicles’ onboard computer consoles to Vodafone’s dedicated, 4G-enabled IoT network to keep them working at all times.
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