Database on warehouse fire accidents

Raija Koivisto, Dan Nielsen

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    Abstract

    An usual safe chemical warehouse can turn to a nightmare to it's environment in case of fire in it. There are many unknown factors involved in the assessment of environmental impacts of a chemical warehouse fire. One way to solve this problem is to use gained experiences. The aim of this study was to develop a warehouse fire accident database, which can be used to benefit the experiences from real warehouse fires in assessing the environmental impacts of a warehouse fire.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationEspoo
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    Number of pages41
    ISBN (Print)951-38-4672-5
    Publication statusPublished - 1994
    MoE publication typeNot Eligible

    Publication series

    SeriesVTT Tiedotteita - Meddelanden - Research Notes
    Number1578
    ISSN1235-0605

    Keywords

    • data processing
    • databases
    • information retrieval
    • fires
    • fire control
    • fire protection
    • warehouses
    • chemicals
    • risk
    • development
    • accidents
    • environments
    • environmental effects
    • buildings
    • coding

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