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Conference on Fire Safety & Health 2016

Speakers & topics

Keynote speaker

Richard Hull

Richard Hull, Professor of Chemistry and Fire Science

Centre for Fire and Hazards Science, School of Physical Sciences and Computing, University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN), Preston

Presentation: "Toxic emissions from modern building fires"

Keynote speaker

Tommy Bækgaard Kjær

Tommy Bækgaard Kjær, Chairman of Cancer Society for Fire Fighters (BFC)

25 years of experience as a fire fighter himself.

Presentation: "Occupational cancer risk among firefighters"

Keynote speaker

Jesper Bo Nielsen, Professor of Risk Analysis and Risk Communication, Head of Department

Research Unit of General Practice, Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark (SDU)

Presentation: "The skin - a fragile barrier and a temporary depot following chemical exposures"

Conference topics

  1. Asphyxiation
  2. Toxic Emissions From Fires
  3. Fire Development, Intensity And Toxicity
  4. Flame Retardants And Health Effects
  5. Elimination Of Smoke Particles From Human Body
  6. Occupational Cancer Risk Among Firefighters

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