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





NEWSAugust 30th, 2021

JAFPE Seminar on “To Prevent Accidents with Carbon Dioxide Fire Extinguishing Equipment”

In parking lots where CO2 fire extinguishing equipment is installed, accidents that cause casualties due to accidental emission of carbon dioxide have recently occurred frequently. In this Webinar, first, the background of whether CO2 fire extinguishing equipment with the above risks has been widely used in parking lots, etc., the advantages and disadvantages of CO2 fire extinguishing equipment, the usage situation overseas, and future accident prevention measures will be presented by several experts from a multifaceted perspective. Then, we will have a discussion time for exchanging opinions and information. We look forward to your participation.
Date and Time: 16:00 – 19:00, September 27, Monday, 2021
Holding Method: Zoom Meeting
Contact Information: info@jafpe.or,jp
⇒Workshop details (English, Japanese)

NEWSAugust 10th, 2021

SFPE Japan Chapter win the Bronze Award for Chapter Excellence

This award is given by the SFPE Board of Directors to SFPE chapters evaluating
the number of the members, activities, dissemination of information,and social activities.
The Japan chapter has won the bronze /silver prize every year. I sincerely appreciate
the activities of the members and hope it will last forever.

NEWSJuly 28th, 2021

Article Release Information:”Fire safety of capsule hotel” is open to public

JAFPE established the working group for the fire safety of capsule hotel which is increasing these days in Japan. The working group has studied this issue for three years including a combustion experiment of a capsule unit. The results of this research have now been compiled and will be available on the “Book Introduction” section.
The article will include valuable materials such as the experiment results, so please take a look.

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