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Fire Safety Conference 2019 - Presentations & Photos

The 23rd annual Building Control NI Fire Safety Conference was held in the Armagh City Hotel on the 7th & 8th of February 2019.

It brought together delegates from a range of backgrounds including Fire and Rescue Services, Building Control, Entertainment Licensing, Universities, Consultants and International Service Providers interested in Fire Safety Research and Best Practice.

The speakers were drawn from various disciplines in the field of fire safety and include fire safety professionals, fire brigade, product manufacturers and suppliers, trade bodies, research establishments and fire investigators.

PHOTOS

PRESENTATIONS

DAY 1 - THURSDAY 7 FEBRUARY 2019
TOPIC SPEAKER
The provision of Compartmentation / Fire Resistance Jason Horrex, Saint Gobain
Building Regulations – Things to Watch Eammon Smyth, Dept. of Housing
Ulster University – An Engineers Approach Tony McParland, JGA
Overview & Update of Findings from the Grenfell Tragedy Arnold Tarling, Arnold Tarling FRICS
The Hackitt Report going Forward - Legislative Updates Martin Taylor, LABC
DAY 2 - FRIDAY 8 FEBRUARY 2019
TOPIC SPEAKER
The Role of Fire Investigators Eva McKiernan, IFIC Forensics
Fighting Fires – Primark Fire Aidan Jennings, NIFRS
Health Care Premises – Changes in Fire Safety Culture Trevor Burns, SHSCT
An Insurer View - Business Continuity and Lessons Learnt Gary Howe, Zurich
Grenfell Fire Reconstruction: First results from fire modelling Eric Guillaume, Efectis

 

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