Fire Protection & Safety Regulations

  • Please refer to the VENUE TECHNICAL GUIDELINES for full guidance on fire protection & safety regulations
  • Exhibition stands must not be built using any easily inflammable materials, materials that drip when burning or materials that form toxic gases or produce a lot of smoke when burning, such as most thermoplastics, including polystyrene (styrofoam)
  • Decoration materials must, at a minimum, be flame-retardant (Class B1) and not drip when burning, pursuant to DIN 4102-1/EN 13501-1, with limited smoke generation or, pursuant to EN 13501-1, classified as at least Class C (C-s2, d0)
  • A test certificate confirming the classification of the materials used must be available