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Document ID (ISN)103044
CIS number 04-182
ISSN - Serial title 0925-7535 - Safety Science
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Zhong M., Fan W., Liu T.M., Zhang P.H., Wei X., Liao G.X.
Title China: Some key technologies and the future developments of fire safety science
Bibliographic information Aug. 2004, Vol.42, No.7, p.627-637. Illus. 11 ref.
Abstract The current situation of fire safety in China is analyzed in this article, which includes a summary of the statistics of fire accidents having occurred in the past few years. Taking into account the demands of economic and social development in China, the key fields of basic and applied fire safety research that need to be addressed are analysed and discussed. The main objectives with respect to fire safety, as specified in the tenth-five-year plan are also presented. They include: implementing the responsibility for firefighting safety at the local and enterprise level; maintaining the integrity of firefighting equipment; improving firefighting research and development.
Descriptors (primary) China; fire research; plant safety organization; fire prevention
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; responsibilities; role of government; statistical trends
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceChina
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires