Alarm Sounds for Evacuation Research

August 2004
Fire Chief;Aug2004, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p24
Trade Publication
Reports on the need for developing better building evacuation schemes following the World Trade Center attack and The Station nightclub fire in the U.S. Federal grant to study issues involved in quick and safe evacuation from public structures; Simulation of the movement of pedestrians in an emergency; Changes in the physical structure and management policies and communication affecting evacuation speed.


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