“Ochrona Przeciwpożarowa” (Fire Protection) is a periodical published by SITP Stowarzyszenie Inżynierów i Techników Pożarnictwa (The Association of Fire Engineers and Technicians).

Its first issue was published in September 2002. Since then issues have been published quarterly, in March, June, September and December. They are available only on a subscription or can be purchased on-line as well as as single articles.

The quarterly is an expert periodical, it is a source of modern technical knowledge as regards fire protection. Articles published in it deal with many legal issues, but always approach them from the practical side. We put a large emphasis on their usability as we want them to serve a wide range of readers interested in many aspects of facility fire safety.

Fire protection in the building industry

ways to meet the fire safety requirements specified in technical and building regulations,

facility design based on fire engineering principles

fire resistance of building structure components

protection of escape routes against smoke logging due to the needs of fire protection.

Fire and failure prevention

protecting technological processes against fire

protecting forests against fire

preventing serious industrial failures

explosion threat assessment

protecting technical systems against fire

protecting liquid fuel bases and stations

Technical fire protection measures

principles of design of fire protection devices and systems

ways of use and supervision over the condition of fire protection devices and devices influencing the fire safety

principles of integration and cooperation between technical systems and fire systems

Scientific and technical information

current information on the publication of new legal acts influencing the fire protection field (Polish and foreign standards, acts, regulations and amendments to them, etc.)

coverage on important technical conferences and symposia, in Poland and abroad

Expert’s advice

interpretations concerning specific legal issues

…and sometimes, ready solutions

Readers’ corner

polemic letters sent to our editorial

discussions concerning inaccuracies and inconsistencies in the regulations pointed out by our readers

Firefighting and rescue

coverage on fires as regards resulting conclusions for designers and experts, but also preventive and rescue actions

Fire protection abroad

ways of providing fire protection in different countries around the world