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We need to increase fire safety for European citizens!

February 14th, 2020

Register for the European Parliament Breakfast Meeting March 25th. Hosted by MEP Pernille Weiss, the EuroFSA will present the 10 steps to control Fire Safety in Europe. #Brussels These 10 steps are the recommendations out of the EU Action Plan on Fire Safety. This plan is based on the outcomes of the also first ever…

The first successful steps to better fire safety around Europe

December 20th, 2019

First European Fire Safety Week in a nutshell 2020 will be the year of birth of the first ever EU action Plan on Fire Safety, based on the outcomes of the also first ever European Fire Safety Week (EuroFSW), held last November in Brussel (Belgium). With pleasure we present you a video-overview of the EuroFSW…

Theresa Griffin MEP: “Fire Safety is now being recognised as a major EU wide concern”

November 28th, 2019

Last week Theresa Griffin, MEP for the North West of England, opened and hosted the first ever European Fire Safety Week, organised by the European Fire Safety Alliance. A week with a variety of fire safety and fire prevention events. The week started with the exhibition ‘Marks of Pride and Beauty’. An impressive photo exhibition…

The first step to a unique European Fire Risk Profile

November 20th, 2018

With the publication of the report ‘Fatal Residential Fires in Europe’ the first step is taken to understand fatal residential fires in Europe! The improvement of fire safety in the living environment can only be effective when we have knowledge about the chances, circumstances and effects of residential fires. Since fire safety measures transcend national borders,…

Explore new EU statistics on fatal residential fires in European countries

July 4th, 2018

Be an authority of fire risk based on a strong statistical evidence base; this is one of the aims of the European Fire Safety Alliance. For this reason the EuroFSA started a project to obtain European risk profiles. The first phase of this project explored the amount of information already available on fatal home fires…

Members of the European Parliament pave the way for pan-European fire safety

June 21st, 2018

Today a group of Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) submitted a progressive pilot project proposal on fire safety to the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE). This proposal would fund an EU-wide analysis and assessment of available fire safety statistics aiming to mend the data gaps on fire statistics. The European Fire Safety…

Grenfell Tower Fire West London

June 23rd, 2017

I think it appropriate to allow the first waves of grief then anger to be felt before commenting on the tragic fire at Grenfell Flats, West London. It was quickly clear that there would be multiple fatalities. The seriousness of what unfolded is reflected in the announcement from the Prime Minister that there will be…

European Fire Safety Alliance contributes at Statistics at European level

June 6th, 2017

To measure is to know, especially for organizations engaged in fire safety. That is the strong belief of the European Fire Safety Alliance. Statistics allow us to draw conclusions out of the huge amount of data available. In the field of fire safety an enormous amount of figures, studies, reports and documents is available in…