Fire protection

The presentation explains the basics of fire ignition process and the objectives of the fire protection concept. The reader will familiarize with the subject trough the illustration of construction, organization, technical and specific measures to be applied to reduce fire related risks.

Fire protection


  • Introduction
  • Fire protection concepts
  • Hazard inventory and fire risk assessment
  • Risk reduction measures
    • Construction measures
    • Technical measures
    • Organizational measures

Key Messages

  • The three elements a fire needs to ignite: oxygen, combustion material and an ignition source.
  • Chain of fire protection measures is composed by the sequential actions: prevent, detect, fight, learn.
  • To avoid and limit the consequences of a fire risk reduction measures should be implemented: they can be constructive, technical and organizational.

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Checklist: Fire prevention