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Document ID (ISN)64587
CIS number 95-1079
ISBN(s) 3-17-011644-4
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bergbauer J., Alt F.
Title Manual of fire safety inspection
Original title Handbuch der Feuerbeschau [in German]
Bibliographic information Verlag W. Kohlhammer GmbH, Hessbruehlstr. 69, 70565 Stuttgart, Germany, 2nd. ed., 1993. 264p. Illus. 154 ref. Price: DEM 54.00.
Abstract A brief orienting introduction is followed by the texts of the Ordinance on fire safety inspection (Verordnung über die Feuerbeschau) of 12 Dec. 1980 and the Ordinance on fire prevention (Verordnung über die Verhütung von Bränden) of 29 Apr. 1981. The body of the manual presents provisions under 91 headings relating to inhabited or uninhabited spaces, potential hazards (e.g., refuse, flammable materials), fire safety equipment (e.g., extinguishers, fire doors), means of egress in case of fire and assurance of access by firefighters in an emergency. The reference section lists 22 Federal laws or regulations, 21 State laws or regulations, 51 German or European standards and 60 guidelines issued by professional associations.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; inspection; fire prevention
Descriptors (secondary) manuals; directive; legislation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires
Labour inspection