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!!! NEW !!! Guideline for the selection and installation of portable and mobile fire extinguishers

The EUROFEU Portable Fire Extinguisher section developed this new Guideline.

The standards EN 3 and EN 1866 in which the fire performance of extinguishers on class A and class B fires, as defined in EN 2, are assessed on the basis of their ability to extinguish specified test fires, are used in this document for the determination of the distribution of extinguishers on premises.

Users of this document should be aware that the provision of fire extinguishers forms part of the general fire precautions for a location. As such there may be Government Regulations or official recommendations, which set the level of provision.


!!! Revised Version!!! Position Paper on particulate/condensed aerosols for fire extinguishing

The aim of this document  by the EUROFEU Section Fixed Extinguishing Installations is to give basic information to non-specialists needing to evaluate the use of Particulate Aerosols in fire...

Germany takes over the EUROFEU Presidency - Jan Witte takes office

Jan Witte, board member of the German bvfa - Federal Association for Fire Protection Technology, is the new president of the European umbrella organisation EUROFEU. In the context of EUROFEU’s...