LSM presents at ARTSA-i Heavy Vehicle Fires -Causes and Prevention Workshop

ARTSA is hosting a heavy vehicle fires conference on the 15th August 2019 at Royal Randwick in Sydney. The Program includes speakers from Fire & Rescue NSW, Truck Industry Council, NHVR, NSW Police, the Trailer industry, Fire Technology experts and Forensic Engineers. LSM Technologies will also be providing a presentation on Detecting Wheel Fires.

ARTSA is hosting a heavy vehicle fires conference on the 15th August 2019 at Royal Randwick in Sydney. The Program includes speakers from Fire & Rescue NSW, Truck Industry Council, NHVR, NSW Police, the Trailer industry, Fire Technology experts and Forensic Engineers. LSM Technologies will also be providing a presentation on Detecting Wheel Fires.

The conference will bring together forensic experts, policymakers, manufacturers, operators, regulators and component suppliers to share their experience on what is one of the largest claims categories for insurers in Australia. It is an issue that can cause massive inconvenience as well as considerable environmental and public safety risk.

The day will cover:

  • Truck, Trailer and Bus fires - the scale of the problem
  • Common causes of heavy vehicle fires
  • Opportunities to reduce fire risk
  • What to inspect in the workshop
  • Practical inspection regimes
  • Wheel fire risks and treatment
  • Recommended ADR and Standards changes
  • The challenges of the electric age

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Published Monday 24 Jun, 2019 by Peter Woodford