Rising to the challenge

Summary

Reports the chief points made by contributors to a one-day forum on December 2001, on the future of fire safety in buildings, including discussions on how fire protection of tall buildings can be improved in light of the terrorist attack on New York's World Trade Center on 11 September 2001, Also discussed were issues including fire safety in high-rise and complex buildings, including fire safety management, phased and simultaneous evacuation and fire service access.

Primary Author(s): Gilbey R

Source: Fire Prev., Fire Engrs. J, March 2002, 17-18.

             BSRIA Abstract Doc 000103275 Abs 20020407

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