Wednesday, January 19
General Fire Information Sites    
Link Description Link Description
Firenet Useful information site with many links and fire prevention information NFPA National Fire Protection Association (USA)
UK Fire One of the the largest UK fire information sites ASTM Organisation for the development of standards for research and development, quality systems etc. (formerly the American Society for Testing and Materials).
Fire UK FireUK provides the most up-to-date information available on the web, for news and companies in the UK Fire Industry. Factory Mutual FM Global is an insurance organisation with a focus on risk management
NIST Building and Fire Research Laboratory (USA) Fire protection Association (Australia) Fire Protection Association of Australia

Fire Legislation Information Sites    
Link Description Link Description
Home Office The UK government's central agency for legislative documents outlining fire safety Fire Precautions Act 1971 An online version of the Fire Precautions Acts 1971.
HM Stationery Office Source for written documentation related to UK Fire Safety legislation Fire Precautions Act 1971 (circulars) Notes that are issued by the Home Office for the use of Fire Brigades in carrying out Fire Safety work
HMSO Statutory Instruments A searchable list of all current and draft legislation related to Fire Safety Fire Precautions Regulations An online version of the Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997
International Standards Organisation A network of national standards institutes from 140 countries working in partnership with international organizations, governments, industry, business and consumer representatives. Fire Precautions Regulations (amend.) Amended online version of the Fire Precautions (Workplace) (Amendment) Regulations 1999
ISO TC92 Fire Safety Committee TC92 who deal with fire testing standards throughout the world BSI British Standards Institute

University Sites    
Link Description Link Description
BRE Building Research Establishment site (Incorporating LPC and Fire Research Station) FABIG Fire and Blast Information Group
University of Ulster Fire safety department of the University of Ulster University of Maryland Fire Safety department information pages from the University of Maryland

Institutional Sites    
Link Description Link Description
FSI Fire Safety Institute IFE Institution of Fire Engineers.
SFPE Society of Fire protection Engineers (USA) IAFSS International Association of Fire Safety Science
WPI Worcester Polytechnic (USA)    

Fire Investigation Sites    
Link Description Link Description
InterFire Resource for fire investigators Investigators Exchange Forum and information resource for fire investigators.
IAAI International Association of Arson Investigators NAFI National association of fire investigators. (Resource for fire investigators)
Consumer Protection Safety Commission Site providing information on product safety recalls. Trading Standards Office UK government office offering information regarding product warnings labeled on consumer products.
Spoilation of Evidence Article covering the spoilation of evidence during fire investigations. Register of Expert Witnesses Resource for identifying expert witnesses.

Chemical Safety & Information Sites    
Link Description Link Description
Chemical Safety National Institute of Health Chemical Safety Information site. CAS Chemical Abstract Service
ChemFinder Searchable database of chemical properties. NIST web book Searchable database of chemical properties including reactions between chemicals

Fire Model Sites    
Link Description Link Description
FRAME Risk Assessment Model Fire Risk Assessment For Engineering - computer model. FireWind Suite of models and calculations. (Australia)