Fire prevention commission

dr. Aleš Jug (Slovenia)
Member countries: 

Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg, Norway, Slovenia, Sweden, Russia

Starting year: 
Main activities / purpose of commission: 

The CTIF Fire Prevention Commission was founded in 2001 in order to:

  • assess fire related risks and propose adequate fire prevention measures,
  • examine fire safety and propose fire safety solutions for various types of premises,
  • understand leading causes of home structure fires and home fire injuries and casualties and develop a measure to prevent them,
  • evaluate the risks to fire department personnel and suggests prevention measures to avoid them,
  • analyze and improve fire safety and fire prevention codes of practice, guidelines, and standards.
Way of work: 

Tasks are defined and described at the annual meetings. Work is carried out individually or in small groups.

Way of communication: 

Meeting: once per year Other way of communication: e-mail, skype

Products of commission: 
  • guidelines
  • code proposals
  • fire analysis
  • fire death statistics