Join fire rail sector specialists Peter Stephenson and Beth Dean from Warringtonfire for a live webinar at 3pm BST 29 September 2021.

Learn about the EN 45545-2 standard update and hear from Warringtonfire experts on the range of services it offers to ensure you stay abreast of changes in legislation.

Are you a product or material manufacturer in the rail sector, or simply someone looking to find out more about the subject? 


Why should I attend?

Ensure the safety, quality and performance of interior and exterior rolling stock components, including painted products, textiles, plastics, rubbers, adhesives, metals and electronic components. 

Warringtonfire has been performing rail specific testing for decades for an international customer base for projects around the world. Our team is well versed with working in the industry.

The speakers will focus on the following:

  • Our group’s world-class capabilities and experience in the rail sector and how it can help you
  • Introduction to the EN 45545-2 standard update
  • Panel Q&As 

Our presenters:

Beth Dean is the Technical Lead and an experienced Fire Scientist at Warringtonfire. She has over 20 years of experience in reaction to fire testing and is an industry leader in the development of fire testing standards. Throughout her career Beth has been awarded a number of prizes for her contribution to the profession.

Peter Stephenson co-ordinates the development of the Middle East Fire Engineering Consultancy activities in addition to supporting the development of fire strategies, building assurance inspections and fire systems analysis for projects.

Peter is also a Fellow of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) and is currently President of the IFE GCC UAE Branch which has been registered in Dubai through the Dubai Association Centre. His considerable experience in Fire Safety Engineering and Rail Infrastructure Projects including working as Senior Fire Safety Engineer for Network Rail. 

Peter is actively engaged within the international fire safety community, formerly being treasurer (now Committee Member) of the Railway Industry Fire Association (RIFA) and former finance director of the International Aviation Fire Protection Association (IAFPA).

Our speakers will be joined in the panel Q&A by Wiktor Drazkiewicz from Warringtonfire. 

Who the event is aimed at:

  • Plastics and polymers
  • Textiles
  • Furniture
  • Coatings
  • Lighting
  • Flooring
  • Insulation
  • Foams
  • Chemical
  • Components
  • Paints
  • Sealing
  • Fixings
  • Silicones and adhesives

Curious about what these experts have to say about the next steps for rail?

Warringtonfire reserves the right to change the details of the event such as speaker line-up.