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Fire Seminar 2014

The theme of this year’s USHA Fire Seminar is 'Student sleeping accommodation: It should be alright on the night’

Addressing the seminar will be the Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Specialist Fire Protection Wilf Butcher as well as Brian Martin from the Government Building Control & Fire Safety at the Department of Communities and Local Government.

There will be presentations on: Lakanal lessons and application to student accommodation, residence design - flats versus student accommodation, Fire Safety Induction packages, evacuation systems and emergency procedures, tenant behavioural issues, false alarm reduction and cooking issues.

Also at the seminar members will be discussing feedback to a recent survey on Fire Safety Audits.
There will also be updates on the USHA Fire Groups development plans with the Fire Sector Federation and the launch of its Guidance on the preparation of Building Fire Design Guides

To book your place go to www.fire.usha-seminar.org.uk