Here you can read about Brandforsk’s ongoing projects and download info-sheets detailing a project’s background, aims and method.
Fire safety in cultural heritage
In Sweden we have many buildings that are valuable from a cultural-historical perspective and in many of them there are also culturally valuable objects …Read more
Pilot study- Costs of property damage caused by residential fires
The project has two overarching objectives. On the one hand, it is to increase knowledge about the costs that housing fires entail for property owners and, on the other hand, to examine the effectiveness of various preventive measures …Read more
Sparks from forestry machinery: A possible or impossible source of forest fires?
Sparks from the contact between metal and stone have been debated extensively in recent years, both in and outside the scientific sphere, especially in forestry due to the fact that many of the major forest fires in Sweden are considered to have started from forestry machines at work …Read more
Positioning of people in road and rail tunnels in the event of fire
PLEASE NOTE! Due to the ongoing pandemic, the project has been forced to pause. We will publish a new completion date as soon as we have new information …Read more