This article reports a successful evacuation from a burning bus at Ättekulla in Helsingborg on 14th Feb. 2012. Indeed, no-one was injured in the accident.
The loss of human lives and body injuries as a consequence of post-collision fires either by smoke inhalation or due to burn injuries are not uncommon.
NEW European Standard for Rolling Stock Fire Safety Testing. A new European standard for rolling stock fire safety testing is expected soon.
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Building safer buildings with faster, practical completion. Fire safety management is often neglected at the earliest stages of construction projects.
Flame and Gas Detection have been installed in areas where the weather conditions can reach extremes with low temperatures, very strong winds,snow and ice.
A process to build environmentally friendly and fire safe island ferries in fiber reinforced polymer composite has been developed by SP Fire Technology.
Three Residential Fire Tests videos from France showing fire tests in a roof, in a room and a building facade.
As of July 11, 2018, it is mandatory to install fire suppression systems in buses and coaches for new vehicles having a capacity exceeding 22 passengers.
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The potential Fire Risks of Industrial Biomass Storage were highlighted in June 2017 in Kiruna, Sweden when inhabitants are asked to stay indoors.
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C6 Fluorinated Surfactants Explained: there is continued discussion on the environmental impact and efficacy of fire fighting foams.