Fire

Composite Insulated Panels (CIPS) or Insulated Sandwich Panels - The System, Fire Hazards & Loss Mitigation
Over the last decades there have been significant fire losses (Property Damage/Business Interruption) associated with the use…
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Fire protection in tunnels: Focus on road & train tunnels
Catastrophic fires in tunnels have resulted in loss of life, large property losses and relatively long business…
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In this article, we estimate the demand of French private forest owners for forest insurance against fire…
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Applying wildfire risk assessment models can inform investments in loss mitigation and landscape restoration, and can be…
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The time series data of 31 wildfires in 2012 in the US were analyzed. The fractal dimensions…
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Substantial investments in fuel management activities on national forests in the western US are part of a…
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Wildfires present a complex applied risk management environment, but relatively little attention has been paid to behavioral…
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New home building in the wildland-urban interface (WUI) continues unabated, despite the high financial and human costs…
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The 2013 CoreLogic wildfire Hazard Risk Report examines the residential properties potentially exposed to wildfire risk in…
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Across the American West, climate change has made snow melt earlier, spring and summers hotter and fire…
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Wildfires are an ecologically important phenomenon across much of the globe and have occurred naturally over millions…
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Wildfires are becoming a greater concern in many areas of the world. In this article, focus is…
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Designing policies to harness the potential of heterogeneous target groups such as nonindustrial private forest owners to…
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Meteorological forest fire risk indices have been developed to forecast the risk of fire occurrence and aid…
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In 2005-2009, there were an average of 15,700 reported structure fires in high-rise buildings per year and…
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This paper deals with private forest owners’ insurance demand against forest fire risk. Econometric analysis is realized…
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We analyze fire exposure rating for three types of risk profiles: policy profiles, top location profiles and…
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De Meza and Webb (2001) indicated that individuals with a higher degree of risk aversion would demand…
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This article examines the history of fire protection in London from the Great Fire of 1666 to…
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We analyze a mutual fire insurance mechanism used in Andorra, which is called La Crema in the…
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The Centre is primarily concerned with the practical problem of reducing fire waste. The main focus of…
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