Human behaviour in fire engineering: the North American experience

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ConferenceInstitution of Fire Engineers, Proceedings of the 2007 AGM, Conference and Exhibition, Extending the Boundaries of Fire Engineering: 12 July 2007, Cambridge, UK
Pages13; # of pages: 3
SubjectHuman behaviour
AbstractThis paper addresses human behaviour in building fire situations in North America It reviews recent findings about behaviour during evacuations, information and training needs, new ideas about means of egress, and the concept of a broader approach to fire safety than attempting to control the evacuees.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number49701
NPARC number20377306
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Record created2012-07-24
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