About Fire Safe Europe

Fire Safe Europe is the European association for fire safety in buildings. We are a non-profit organisation whose mission is to improve fire safety in buildings for people and society. 

Fire in buildings are now bigger, more unpredictable and more dangerous than ever before, and many of the current regulatory requirements around fire safety in buildings are not providing an adequate level of fire protection for European citizens. Fire Safe Europe (FSEU) intends to change this status quo by working with experts, policy and decision makers to ensure that people and communities across Europe are safe from fire in every building they spend time in.

Today, FSEU members are fire experts, researchers, firefighters, European associations, and international companies manufacturing and supplying cables, concrete, ceilings, fire protection equipment, flame retardants, insulation, sealants and more. Together we are working to make Europe fire safe.

We are proud to be a platform for everyone in the fire community and to provide a place for collaboration and learning.

Fire News Flash October 2019 – Let’s build change together

Through our quarterly newsletter: Fire News Flash, we share with you updates on relevant developments, initiatives and events on fire safety across Europe. We are now taking this newsletter to the next level, and we want you to be part of the adventure.

Ensuring consistency in the field of fire safety (Guest Article)

For the first time at a global collaborative level, the International Fire Safety Standards (IFSS) will bring greater consistency by setting minimum levels of fire safety and professionalism across the world and ensure the demand for qualified professionals is high.

NFPA’s EFFECT™: a game-changing tool to assess facades

To assist authorities in assessing the risks of their high-rise and intermediate-height building inventory, ARUP completed a research project for NFPA to develop and validate a risk assessment methodology and the freely available electronic tool EFFECT™.

Drawing lessons from fire data collaboration in the Nordics

One successful case of collaborative fire data collection that spans jurisdictional boundaries is the Nordic Fire Statistics. Read our exclusive interview with Steen Hjere Nonneman, to learn more about this notable cooperation between Nordic countries.

Fire Safety of Facades 2019: the password is information

September 25, 2019, facades fire safety experts convened to Paris for the Third International Seminar on Fire Safety of Facades (FSF2019). Fire Safe Europe joined the discussions and presented the progress made at EU level on facades.

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    people killed by fire in Europe every year, or 11 deaths per day!

    people are hospitalised in Europe every day with serious fire injuries.

    billion €, or 1% of European GDP, burned in fire costs yearly.

    minutes is all it takes today for a fire to engulf an entire room.

    Why Fire Safety Matters

    In Fire Safe Europe we understand that a suitable and reliable approach towards fire safety in buildings must be undertaken within a framework suitable to implement the growing and changing number of expectations for buildings in an efficient, transparent and robust way.

    "I believe that everyone within the fire family has a responsibility to keep people safe. No matter the scale of their individual involvement, influence or role, they should look to Maximize safety throughout the life of each building from it being a design idea, to being fully occupied."

    "As a long time campaigner in the European Parliament to raise Fire Safety standards in Europe I have consistently worked to raise awareness of this issue, including submitting a Written Declaration with cross-party support that called on the Parliament to take further action to improve fire safety in buildings. I am encouraged to see that the Commission is taking positive steps to enhance the consistency of Fire Safety in EU legislation, especially by providing support for the governance structure of the Fire Information Exchange Platform. However, there is still much that the EU can do to enhance fire safety, and it is essential that MEPs continue to raise awareness about the importance of maintaining high standards."

    EMMA MCCLARKIN  MEP at European Parliament

    “We spend 90% of our time in buildings – our homes, offices, hospitals, schools, hotels, public buildings – and these are the places where 90% of fires take place. The number of people killed or hospitalised with serious injuries as a result of building fires is unacceptable and yet, we are surrounded by fire risk every day. Recognising this is the first step in addressing the issue. It’s time to take a serious effective action.”

    OLGA SEHNALOVA  MEP at European Parliament

    “For me, fire safety means saving lives. Nothing is more important than this. It is that simple, the rest is only chatter.”

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    Fire Safe Europe brings people from the fire sector together to work on addressing challenges, finding solutions and putting them into action.

    We are building a progressive, results-oriented fire safety community and aim to be a resource for the fire sector – providing information and ideas. 

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    Are you fond of facades #firesafety? You will love “The Facades Files”, a podcast that brings you expert views on facades fire safety from Europe and beyond. Check out the teaser below and tune in https://t.co/lcIHMvsHK1 on the Facades Advisory Panel to get the full version. https://t.co/Q6ePntCizw
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    Fire Safe Europe (FSEU)

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    Fire Safe Europe (FSEU)

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    Why is the Nordic Fire Statistics a remarkable example of collaborative #firesafety #datacollection? Read https://t.co/2rh6yt83i1 our exclusive interview with Steen Hjere Nonneman from the Danish Emergency Management Agency and find out! #EUCanBeFireSafe https://t.co/iuAOmaaMmV
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    Fire Safe Europe (FSEU)

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    Why is the @NFPA EFFECT™ a game-changing tool to assess the #firerisk of #facades around the world? Read our latest article https://t.co/mSTjx52i06 and find out more. #Together4FireSafety https://t.co/xaLBpXzIc2
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