Fire & Smoke

The EDSF Working group "Fire & Smoke" is a forum to discuss, prepare and promote relevant standards for its industrial members. To do so the group has given itself a mission statement:

E ducate     

Educate about fire & smoke compartmentation products.

D   istribute

Distribute comprehensible product information and industry best practices for installation, use, service & maintenance.

S peak

Speak for the interest of European manufacturers to relevant institutions.

F urther

Further the advance of EU standards worldwide.


Currently the work group deals with the implementation of the upcoming fire and smoke product standard for doors, relevant test standards and connected EXAP rules (extended application).

For a better understanding of these new rules the fire and smoke work group has published in several European languages leaflets with details. These can be found here Guideline "EN 16034"