Table of contents (Quarterly 2008/2)
I. ORGANIZATION AND STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT
1. VIIth term of office of CNBOP Scientific Board 2005 - 2008
  • dr inż Stefan Wilczkowski
Author presents work of Scientific Board of CNBOP on background of general situation in Scientific and Research Centre for Fire Protection.

2. Local level of risk management - software aid - “ELIKSIR"
  • mgr inż. Katarzyna Włodarczyk
The article contains description of computer program – ELIKSIR, which is a supporting tool for creating a Communal Plan of Crisis Response in electronic version.

3. National firefighting and rescue system - new look
  • st. bryg. mgr inż. Tomasz Leszczyński
The author presents his opinion about functioning of National Firefighting and Rescue System, he indicates on shortages in his functioning and lacks in his legislative base. He indicates as well ...(Read more)

4. Rope rescue in National Fire-Fighting and Rescue System
  • st. bryg. mgr inż. Marian Sochacki
The author describes organization, working and place of rope rescue in National Firefighting and Rescue System (KSRG).

II. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
1. Properties of foaming concentrates containing mixtures of sodium dodecyl sulfate and cocamidopropyl betaine (eng.)
  • dr hab. inż. Andrzej Mizerski
  • mgr inż. Michał Langner
Results of testing the influence of additives of cocamidopropyl betaine on the properties of concentrates containing sodium dodecyl sulfate have been presented. The surface tension, foaming power, wetting power and ...(Read more)

III. CERTIFICATES, APPROVALS AND RECOMENDATIONS
1. Fundamental changes laid down in products conformity assessment process /part IV/
  • mł. bryg. mgr inż. Jacek Zboina
This article is the fourth of the four articles concerning changes in the approval system of products used for fire protection units in Poland. New law regulations, principles for issuing ...(Read more)

IV. TECHNIQUE AND TECHNOLOGY
1. Attenedance identification possibilities with modern technologies during the fire-fighting actions - preliminary analysis
  • mł. bryg. mgr inż. Zbigniew Sural
  • mł. bryg. mgr inż. Tomasz Sobieraj
The article presents barcode, GPS and GPRS identification possibilities of attendance during firefighting and rescue actions.

2. Results of his researches concerning to extinguishing foams generated by CAFS device with aqueous solutions type SIP
  • kpt. mgr inż. Grzegorz Kempczyński
In the article author presents the results of his researches concerning to extinguishing foams generated by CAFS device and using foam compounds commercially available on polish market (different than compounds ...(Read more)

V. QUESTIONS AND ANSWRS
1. Loss of life or health damage in fire expertises
  • kpt. mgr inż. Ariadna Koniuch
  • st. kpt. mgr inż. Daniel Małozięć
The paper is research limit of the way of comprehend notion „exposure to direct danger or grave detriment to health” arise from judicial verdicts and comments of lawyers. Presented above ...(Read more)

VI. THE BEST PRACTICE IN ACTION
1. Tactical rescue sequences in well objects
  • bryg. mgr inż. Tomasz Krasowski
The author describes the tactical assumptions during the rescue action in object of well; necessary equipment for rescuers and the method of operating to make the action safe for rescuers ...(Read more)

2. Aspects of practical rescue and disaster medicine in mass events
  • lek. med. Ignacy Baumberg
The author describes the principle of leadership medical workings rescue in mass events as well as co-operation among all participating in rescue action rescue subjects.