Publications of the German Insurers (GDV) for property loss prevention
The films visualize typical fire hazards in industrial and business enterprises. They explain recurring situations at risk inspections by fire insurers and illustrate complex fire protection issues. Effects of fires and appropriate measures to prevent damage are shown in the films.
The films can be used as an aid in advising policyholders in fire protection. They are also suitable for the training of staff and as a teaching tool in fire protection training.
4 films on one DVD on the topic of loss prevention in both German and English.
Film 1: Storage of combustible material close to buildings
Fire hazards through for example wooden pallets by an outside wall, fire spread in the building, effectiveness of a sprinkler system
Film 2: Fire loads in production and storage areas
Risks through combustible packaging and storage materials, benefits and impact of automatic fire extinguishing systems
Film 3: Machinery fire hazards
Machinery fires, flammable liquid fires, spray fire, effect of local protection systems (object extinguishing systems)
Film 4: Electrical devices
Fire hazards through battery chargers, testing and thermography of electrical devices
Picture format: 16:9 PAL
Running time: approx. 32 minutes
VdS 3401 : 2014-12 (01)