FSEU webinar – Facades fire safety: choosing the right method

Nov 28, 2018 | News

Fire Safe Europe (FSEU) held a webinar “Facades Fire Safety: choosing the right method” on 26 October 2018. The webinar was a success and over 120 participants attended.

Lars Bostrom offered an insightful presentation on the two methodologies proposed by the European Commission study on the right assessment method for assessing fire performance of facades, additionally, he also gave a great comparison on the advantages and dissadtavages of the two proposed method: the ‘main’ approach and the ‘alternative’ approach. Lastly, he concluded that eventhough the ‘alternative’ approach offers great advantages and is perceived to be the most favorable approach, further studies needs to be conducted to examine for example the enviromental impact of this test method. 

Participants asked many interesting questions, which we will keep in mind and address at a later stage.

FSEU would like to thank Lars Bostrom for sharing his knowledge making this webinar possible.

 

What now?

  • If you have missed the webinar or would like to watch it again, the video recording is available here
  • Download the full presentation clicking here
  • Help us spread the word: the right test for facades
  • Follow us on social media and subscribe to our newsletter (form below) to stay up-to-date with the latest fire safety news and FSEU activities

REMAIN UP TO DATE - Join our newsletter!

Newsletter
Find more about how we manage your privacy details in our privacy policy page.

FSEU webinar – Learning from fires with Dr. Vyto Babrauskas

On May 16, 2019 Dr. Babrauskas presented three suggested solutions on how to learn from past fire incidents in a systematic way. Click here to learn what these solutions are.

FSEU Data webinar – Learning from pioneering EU countries

Fire Safe Europe (FSEU) held the last webinar of the fire safety data collection webinar series “Learning from pioneering EU countries” which took place on Friday, April 19. The webinar provided interesting insight into the Finish PRONTO system and Smart Data for Smarter Firefighting.

New research by Anna Stec & others finds significant contamination in soil surrounding Grenfell Tower

A research study conducted by Anna A. Stec, Kathryn Dickens, Jessica L.J.Barnes and Clare Bedford shows that ” new analysis of soil, debris and char samples following the Grenfell Tower fire has uncovered significant environmental contamination in the surrounding area.”

FSEU Data Webinar – Learning from other EU initiatives

Fire Safe Europe (FSEU) held its third webinar in the data collection webinar series: “Learning from other EU initiatives which have been collecting data with the aim to increase safety” on Friday, March 15 with Guy Marlair and Benjamin Truchot from INERIS.

European Election Candidates & European Commission Act For Fire Safety

European Election Candidates & European Commission Act For Fire Safety. The #Together4FireSafety campaign was launched with the support of 24 MEPs. The FIEP held its 2nd plenary meeting.

Pin It on Pinterest