50th anniversary of the Fire at the Innovation
Commemoration in collaboration with Inno.
After the pain, hope is born, and with him the courage to work for a better protection against the dangers.
The awareness of politicians and rescue services in our country has helped to develop standards for fire prevention and to promote the coordination of the emergency services.
Half a century of prevention for ANPI!
ANPI that was set up in the aftermath of this tragedy, is today, 50 years later, the reference for fire prevention in Belgium. ANPI brings together the actors of fire prevention (SPF, fire departments, representatives of industries, insurers, consulting firms, specialists in prevention).
To remember the victims of the fire and celebrate the anniversary of the fire prevention initiative, ANPI brought together nearly 200 people at a commemorative ceremony and conferences over “22 May 1967, the fire of Innovation, still lessons to be learnt to guide the evolution of rules and technologies”. Subject was developed among others by Cécile Jodogne, State Secretary of the Brussels-Capital Region, main representatives of sectoral federations, Brussels fire brigade, etc.