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Training

2 entries found!

02 - Fire on a hot oil furnace

03 - Fire in a chemical additive container


51 entries found!

Activity 2

Application of Safety Measures

ATEX Directives - 11. Suggested format: Explosion Protection Document

ATEX Directives - 9. Risk Assessment and Hazard Identification- II

Building 1

Building 2

Building 3

Case study 3: Agitated Kettle with Bottom Valve Description

Desk screening - Public Literature

Emergency response 2

Emergency response 3

Exploring your process activities

Fuel 1

Fuel 2

Fuel 3

Fuel 4

Hazardous substances and processes

Hazards to assess

Introduction

Introduction to FEI

LOPA - Layer of Protection analysis (first draft)

LOPA Model

Organization 5

Organization 6

Overview

Overview

Reproductive accuracy of safety valve two-phase mass flow capacity models in case of air/water, resp., viscous liquid flow duty

Safety data

Safety measures

Screening Methods

Start

Start page

STEP 10: Safety Instrumented System (SIS)

STEP 4: Initiating Event Frequency

STEP 5: Conditions, Conditional Modifiers

STEP 8: Frequency of Mitigated Consequence

Surroundings 3

Tests - Burning Rate

Tests - Burning Test For Solids

Tests - Steel Cartridge Test


Resources / Downloads

23 entries found!

An Introduction to Fire Dynamics

Brandschutz-und Katastrophenschutzschule Heyrothsberge

Cardinus

Department of Fire Safety Engineering, Lund University

Enclosure Fire Dynamics

FEU

Fike Corporation

Fire Engineering

Fire Safety Engineering Research & Technology Centre at Ulster University

Frame of fire safety of installations

Grazer Brandschutzforum

INBUREX Consulting

Introduction to Dust Cloud Explosions

Lund University - Department of Fire Safety Engineering

Mardsen Fire Safety

Minimax

National Fire Protection Association NFPA

NFPA (National Fire Protection Association)

Suomen Pelastusalan Keskusj?rjest?

The SFPE Handbook of Fire Protection Engineering

University of Canterbury

University of Maryland

Worchester Polytechnic Institute


Research projects

14 entries found!

Burning rate and thermal distribution on fires of hydrocarbon stores
Burning rate and thermal distribution on fires of hydrocarbon stores.

CHAF
Serious explosion accidents have occurred in EU countries that have involved the bulk storage of display fireworks. Currently, there is no means of estimating the hazards posed by such storage and the UN transport classification scheme is all that ca

COMBUSTION AND ENERGY
The Centre for Combustion and Energy is an interdisciplinary group who's aims are to promote a greater understanding of Combustion Science through coordinated research and a Masters level degree programme. Founded in 1967, and building on traditions

FASTXFIRE

FIREDETEX
The development of a new large passenger aircraft with two or even three deck configuration requires new ways in defining passenger safety. As one major goal, f ire safety has to be improved to enhance today's level of safety. A next generation fire

FIREMAT

FIRENET

FLAMERET
The extensive use of polymers increases fire hazard. Harmful gases may also evolve at burning causing environmental damage. The integrated activity of universities, research institute, regulatory body, SMEs and user, from two EU countries plus two as

HEMIND
Design, Prototype and Manufacture a helmet system for Fire-fighters, equipped with a high resolution, miniature, viewer and an autonomous, portable, computer system capable of presenting, overlapped to the normal viewing field of the user, images fro

IMOS
The main objective of IMOS project is the development and the demonstration of a false alarm free fire detection system for large buildings and production plants. This will be achieved by the development of an intelligent multisensor microsystem (IMS

SAFE TUNNEL
SAFE TUNNEL main objective is to contribute to reduce the overall number of accidents inside road tunnels through preventive safety measures. Great attention will be paid to achieve a dramatic decrease of the "fire accidents". Concretely the project

SAFET

TRANSFIRE
Fire engineering is a discipline which brings together professional engineers from a variety of academic backgrounds. The increasing use of high technology and the complexity of modern building design increases the importance of a common language and

UPTUN
The Common Transport Policy is one of the original ingredients of the first European treaty (Treaty of Rome). Tunnels are important in the existing and envisaged transport system. However, the safety of tunnels was put in question after recent fires,


Legislation & Standardisation

4 entries found!

82/130/EEC, ATEX in mines
Council Directive 82/130/EEC of 15 February 1982 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres in mines susceptible to firedamp

93/68/EEC, individual protection equipment
Council Directive 93/68/EEC of 22 July 1993 amending Directives 87/404/EEC (simple pressure vessels), 88/378/EEC (safety of toys), 89/106/EEC (construction products), 89/336/EEC (electromagnetic compatibility), 89/392/EEC (machinery), 89/686/EEC (per

94/44/EC, ATEX in mines
Commission Directive 94/44/EC of 19 September 1994 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 82/130/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres in mines

prEN 14983:2005.
prEN 14983:2005. Explosion prevention and protection in underground mines ? Equipment and protective systems for firedamp drainage


Web Links

39 entries found!

2000 Emergency Response Guidebook - CANUTEC
The Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG2004) was developed jointly by the US Department of Transportation, Transport Canada, and the Secretariat of Communications and Transportation of Mexico (SCT) for use by firefighters, police, and other emergency s

2000 Emergency Response Guidebook - DOE
The Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG2004) was developed jointly by the US Department of Transportation, Transport Canada, and the Secretariat of Communications and Transportation of Mexico (SCT) for use by firefighters, police, and other emergency s

Bilco
Manufacturer of automatic fire vents

BRE certification Ltd
Loss Prevention Standards LPS (Fire and Security)

Burgoynes
Burgoynes conduct scientific investigations into fires, explosions, chemical and hazardous marine cargoes, chemical, electrical and mechanical engineering incidents, road traffic accidents, personal injury and microbiological spoilage.

Chemical Reactivity Worksheet
this page shows how to download the new version of the Chemical Reactivity Worksheet.

Dennis C. Hendershot - Publications
List of publications by Process safety Expert DC Hendershot from Rohm and Haas. Covers many areas of Process safety - many of the papers can be downloaded as pdf files

Experimental data acquisition for validation of a new vapour cloud fire (VCF) modelling approach
The report describes trials undertaken by the Health and Safety Laboratories with the aim of producing data for the validation of computer models

FEU
Federation of the European Union Fire Officers Associations

Fike Corporation
Describes commercial products and testing available from FIKE. Fire, explosion and process solutions. Fike supplies accurate fire protection systems, fire detection systems, and a line of rupture disc products and industrial explosion/dust explosion

Fike corporation
This page is of a Manufacturer of fire extinguising products

Fike Explosion Protection Systems
Describes Comercial Products and Testing available from FIKE. Fire, Explosion and Process Solutions. Fike supplies accurate fire protection systems, fire detection systems, and a line of rupture disc products and inudstrial explosion/dust explosion

Fire protection engineering
To provide basic information, procedures, checklists and guidelines about fire protection

Fire protection Engineering Department University of Maryland
Description of Courses, research and facilities Interesting web based description of Fire modelling

Fire research within the website of National Institute of Standards and Technology
Information about fire research

Fire Safety Engineering Research & Technology Centre
The Institute of Fire Safety Engineering Research and Technology (FireSERT) combines a multi-disciplined team of scientists and engineers in an unique laboratory facility on the Island of Ireland within the Universities of the UK.

Firetactics
In this page it could be found a standard operating guideline whe you find a extrem fire behavior

Flashover Backdraft
It can be found documents concerning the phenomens of flashover, backdraft, smoke-explosion, FGI etc? In fact all that relates to fire itself, in closed spaces

Health and Safety Laboratory
Bringing together expertise in estimating and evaluating risks to people and the environment arising from hazardous activities and industrial processes. HSL provide a comprehensive service to identify fire, explosion and process hazards, assess their

INBUREX Consulting
International safety consultancy organisation with own test laboratories. Specialising in Fire and Explosion, ATEX, Electrostatics, Process Safety, Reaction Hazards, Venting and Emergency Relief systems, Transport, Safety Management, Risk Assessments

International water msit association
The international water mist association is the first association of its kind dedicated exclusively to water mist fire fighting and related technology.

Marsden fire safety
This page is of a Specialist Fire Consultancy and training Services. Practical fire training - Fire Risk Assessment Training.

Minimax
Products for fire protection (extinguishers, hose accessories, blankets and associated 'portable' equipment).

MSDS
A pyrophoric material can spontaneously ignite in air. The word is derived from Greek for "fire-bearing". Many pyrophoric materials are also water reactive, reacting vigorously with water or high humidity, often igniting upon contact

Oresund safety
Our main activity is managing the risks of fire, explosions and chemical releases.

Promat
Webpage of a manufacturer of fire structure protections

SME Risk Management Toolkit
Provides a wealth of information and many tools for SMEs interested in risk management. Quickly accessible, this extensive Toolkit offers practical assistance for many risk management needs. Covers general risks - i.e. not specific to process risk. A

Society of Fire Protection Engineers
The purpose of the Society is to advance the science and practice of fire protection engineering and its allied fields, to maintain a high ethical standard among its members and to foster fire protection engineering education.

Special Rescue from heights and depths
a concept for all EU-Firebrigades for the installation, training and technical equipment of fireservice groups for special rescue from heights and depths as well as a basic training manual for every firefighter in order to minimize the risks related

SPEK - The Finnish National Rescue Association
Finnish. Suomen Pelastusalan Keskusj?rjest?. Provides information and organises eductaion in the fields of fire and rescue services.

Texas A&M University - Process Safety
Information about different aspects of process safety for chemical industry, including downloads, abstracs from technical publications and complete thesis and dissertations

The Danish Institute of Fire and Security Technology
DIFT is a technological service enterprise.

The Department of Fire Safety Engineering - Lund University
Provides education for Fire Protection Engineers at university level. The programme is designed principally for those wishing to work in the rescue services, the building industry, other industries and insurance companies

The Institute of the Fire Department of Saxony-Anhalt
The Institute is a public research establishment under the Ministry of the Interior of the Land of Saxony-Anhalt. Scientific and technical problems of fire protection (with the focus on fire defence) are being worked on in a cross-disciplinary way. R

UC Davis department
The following describes the challenges and tasks they face when called to mitigate a fire emergency.

University of Ulster's Fire Safety Engineering Research & Technology Centre
Institute of Fire Safety Engineering Research and Technology (FireSERT) combines a multi-disciplined team of scientists and engineers in an unique laboratory facility. Facilities for research and related activities at FireSERT include a 600m2 burn h

VdS Schadenverh?tung
VdS Schadenverh?tung* is the independent, international, accredited and notified testing and certification institution for fire prevention and safety technology as well as for physical and electronic protection against intrusion.

vfdb
German Fire Protection Association

Victoria University - Centre for Environmental Safety and Risk Engineering
Website about courses, reserarch and education. They have one centre about Environmental Safety and risk engineering. One of the Centre's major facilities is its fire building. The experimental fire facility is used to conduct real fire experiments i


Glossary

30 entries found!

Active fire protection

Fire

Fire blanket

Fire brigade vehicles

Fire compartment boundaries

Fire compartments

Fire consequences

Fire detection

Fire extinguishing

Fire extinguishing agents and additions

Fire extinguishing equipment and hoses

Fire extinguishing equipment and installations (Accessories)

Fire extinguishing installations and systems

Fire load

Fire modelling

Fire resistance

Fire resistance classes

Fire safety equipment

Fire statistics

Fire wall

Fireball

Flammability - Pyrophoric properties of solids and liquids(contact with water causing fire)

Flash fire

Heat transfer for industrial fires

Industrial fires

Jet fire

Measurement methods in industrial fires

Passive fire protection

Pool fire

Structural fire protections


41 entries found!

Backdraft

Body protection Garments

Boiling liquid expanding vapour explosion (BLEVE)

Chemical hazard

Collecting containers and transport systems

Combustible fraction in materials

Combustion models

Concept and magnitudes that can be found in MSDS

Conduction

Consequence analysis

Consequences

Containment

Convection

Discharge force

Dow indices

Equipment

Explosion effects

Flame arrestors

Flash over

Fume hoods (enclosed, exterior, receiving, push-pull?)

Group I (Flammable gasses)

Human Factors (or Human Factors Engineering)

Installation

Major accident

Material safety data sheets (MSDS)

Methods for the determination of physico-chemical properties

Mond index

Oxidizing properties (solids)

Radiation

Radiation effects

Rate of heat release

Reactivity

Safety cabinets

Smoke control

Smoke production

Specialized software

Sprinkler

Surface finished and claddings

Thermal radiation (Consequence evaluation)

Toxicity from combustion gases

Zoning


 
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