Worldwide, touristic travel is on the rise. International tourism actually dwarfs any other type of leisure business in terms of growth and one of the global regions benefitting the most from this trend is Europe: the world’s first tourism destination.
Mr. Keith Shinn has been elected Chairman of ISO/TC 21/SC 3. This technical body part of the International Organisation for Standardisation deals with the field of Fire detection and alarm systems and related work on terminology, classification and symbols, as well as approval of advisory documents relating to the
Euralarm will be represented at the CEN-CENELEC StandarDays 2017, which will take place in Brussels at the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre on 20-21 April. Participants in this public event will receive a structured overview of the European Standardisation System, CEN-CENELEC products and processes, as well as the benefits of
Cutting-edge and freshly published research on fire safety was presented during a joint conference of EUSAS and Euralarm, the leading European trade and research associations in the sector. R&D’s potential impact on current and future standardisation work was a point of focus for the event.
Marc Chenevoy, the Technical Manager part of the Euralarm Professional Team, explains why it is more than ever important that our industry gets down to the nitty gritty of European standardisation.
Euralarm Fire and Service Sections member, UK’s Fire Industry Association (FIA) celebrated its anniversary last week with an event at the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London. It was hosted by Sir David Amess MP, Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Fire Safety & Rescue Group.
The 6th Carbon Monoxide Round Table took place this month at the European Parliament in Brussels. The events’ main objective was to improve safety in tourist accommodation to prevent unnecessary deaths by carbon monoxide poisoning.
Euralarm’s Fire Section holds a liaison A status in the International Organisation for Standardisation’s (ISO) Technical Committee for Fire detection and alarm systems ISO/TC 21/SC 3 . A liaison A status characterises organisations making an effective contribution to the work of the technical committee, which counts representatives of some
Euralarm welcomes the adoption by the European Parliament’s TRAN Committee of the report on New challenges and concepts for the promotion of tourism in Europe.
As of November 17, Jan Witte, CEO of German company Minimax, has become President of the President of the European umbrella organisation EUROFEU.
Euralarm and EUSAS will be organising a European conference on research into fire technologies that will shape the future standards. The conference will take place in Berlin on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 February 2017.
Zug, Switzerland, 31 January 2017 – The conference on Research into fire technologies shaping future standards, organised by Euralarm and EUSAS, takes place in Berlin on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 February 2017. Those who are interested in participating in the conference can download a leaflet from the Euralarm