FIAI ATC 2019 – Links to Reference Documents

“Saunas” as a source of fire  – Risk Authority RC50 – Fire Safety in the Construction and use of Saunas   https://www.riscauthority.co.uk//index.cfm?originalUrl=free-document-library/RISCAuthority-Library_detail.rc50-fire-safety-in-the-constructon-and-use-of-saunas.html

International Association of Arson Investigators – Fire Investigator Health & Safety Best Practices https://www.firearson.com/uploads/Fire%20Investigator%20Health%20and%20Safety%20Best%20Practices.pdf


The committee of the Fire investigators Association of Ireland would like to thank all who attended our conference yesterday in Ulster University Jordanstown.

We would like to extend our gratitude to UUJ for hosting us and to all the Speakers and session Chairpersons.

Please feel free to submit any feedback or information for posting on the website to fiaitraining@fireinvestigation.ie

Fire Investigators Association of Ireland Annual Training Conference and AGM, Friday April 12, 2019

The FIAI are excited to announce this year’s training conference is to be held in April 2019 in conjunction with Ulster University’s Fire Safety Engineering Research and Technology Centre (FireSERT) at the university’s Jordanstown Campus.

Venue: Ulster University – Jordanstown Campus, Loughview Suite, Block 8, Level H.  Please click on the link for a map of the campus

Parking is available on site, please see the UU website at https://www.ulster.ac.uk/carparks for more information.

Cost €35/£30 for members and €45/£40 for non members including light lunch

View the speakers and programme here

FIAI Annual Training Day and Conference April 12, 2019

The FIAI ATC will be held in Ulster University, Jordanstown on Friday April 12, 2019. Cost €35/£30 for members and €45/£40 for non members including light lunch

Speakers and programme to be announced. Check back soon for further information.

Forensic Vehicle Fire Investigation – Dominick Tuite Memorial Lecture 2018 – 22 February 2018

The Engineering & Scientific Association of Ireland is hosting the 2018 Dominick Tuite Memorial Lecture at Saint Laurence’s Church, DIT Grangegorman on Thursday, 22 February at 7.30pm.

Liam Cotter BLC (Hons), MD, Liam Cotter & Associates will deliver this year’s lecture on the topic of “Forensic Vehicle Fire Investigation”.

If you’re interested in attending, please email your RSVP to declan.allen@dit.ie.


Building Control NI Fire Safety Panel Conference 2018

Building Control NI Fire Safety Panel Conference 2018

The Building Control Fire Safety Panel have arranged their Annual Fire Safety Conference to be held on 8th and 9th February 2018.

It will take place in The Armagh City hotel in the historic City of Armagh.

For more information including Conference Programme and Delegate Booking Form please click on the link below


New Article: Use of damage in fire investigation: a review of fire patterns analysis, research and future direction Gregory E Gorbett, Brian J Meacham et al

Fire Science Reviews


FIAI ATC April 20th 2016

Training Day and AGM

Wednesday April 20th 2016

Fire Investigation

Dublin Fire Brigade Training Centre, Malahide Road, Marino, Dublin

Cost €35/£30 for members and €45/£40 for non members including light lunch

More information including topics/speakers and registration information to follow