JAFPE : Japan Association of Fire Protection Engineers



The Japan Association of Fire Protection Engineers (JAFPE) is a society of "people responsible for fire protection", whose aim is to contribute to safety in the event of a fire and/or an earthquake by widely raising awareness of fire protection and disaster prevention for citizens, as well as enlightening awareness of fire protection engineering. We also aim to improve the skills and ethical standards of fire protection engineers





NEWSJune 30th, 2021

JAFPE Seminar on “Risk Assesment in fire protection design ”

Professor emeritus Takeyoshi TANAKA will
We are holding a two-day online fire prevention workshop on Wednesday, July 27 and Tuesday, August 31, calling professor emeritus Takeyoshi TANKA of Kyoto University as the lecturer.
We welcome your participation on either or both day. Please feel free to join us.

・Date and Topic
・July 27th   Fire resistance performance verification assuming the idea of risk infrastructure
・August 31st Evacuation safety verification asuuming the idea of risk infrastructure

NEWSJune 17th, 2021

Outstanding Achievement Award of Japan Association for Fire Science

JAFPE received an Outstanding Achievement Award of Japan Association for Fire Science in 2021. Our activities of working groups such as fire safety seminars were recognized to contribute the development and awareness campaign of fire safety.
I sincerely appreciate the efforts of members till now and expect it will continue from now on.
⇒Certificate and Medal

NEWSMay 26th, 2021

JAFPE Seminar on “Evacuation in Fire Using Elevators for a High-rise Office Building”

In 2016, JAFPE released the first version of “Guidelines for Evacuation using Elevators in Fire for a High-rise Office Building”. Since then, we have been continuing to revise this book for publication of the final version targeting at the end of this fiscal year. In this seminar, we will introduce the contents of the revised guidelines to ask for suggestions and comments widely for improvement. We look forward to your participation.
・Date: 13:30-16:30, June 21th, 2021
・Holding Method: Zoom Meeting
・Contact Information: info@jafpe.or,jp
⇒Workshop details (Japanese)

NEWSApril 26th, 2021

Seminar Fire Safety of Capsule Hotel was held

JAFPE established the working group to study fire safety of capsule hotels.
Capsule hotel in Japan means a type of an accommodation that has a lot of capsule unit for sleeping in a room and it has been increasing recently expecting the use of foreign sightseers. The seminar Fire Safety of Capsule Hotel based on the result of the study was held 14th of April.
⇒Detailed information

NEWSFebruary 24th, 2021

Symposium on Medium Size Wooden Structure

Institution 木を活かす建築物推進協会 will be holding a symposium.
Movies are valid online from Feb.15th to March 15th to those who applied.
Applications are available from February 10th to March 10th.
For further information and application, please check the program below.
⇒Sympodium program (Japanese)