Fire does kill. That is a sad fact of which we are all aware, but also fire costs money, and at times these costs can be considerable. The costs of a serious fire can be high and afterwards many businesses do not reopen. Fire is an emotive and complex issue, yet the outcomes, whilst often severe, are generically simple - losses will occur.
An understanding of the basic concepts of fire science will enable a person to fully understand the need for correct materials management and to choose and use the correct means to extinguish fires when the worst happens