On 16 October, the very first meeting of the new Fire Information Exchange Platform (FIEP) will be organised by the European Commission in Brussels.
This meeting will bring together Member States and stakeholders to discuss fire safety in building issues, exchange data, best practices and lessons learnt on fire safety in buildings.
The meeting is expected to discuss, among other issues:
- The ongoing studies on smoke toxicity and on developing an EU approach to the fire assessment of facades.
- Fire safety in high rise buildings
- Eurocodes standards & the use of fire engineering principles