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Table 6 Active protection system evaluation with examples

From: Selection and evaluation of fire related scenarios in multifunctional buildings considering antagonistic attacks

Active protection system    Support systemsa   
  Type Fuel/power Water Bells/ speakers Piping/ Valves Detector
  Sprinkler system X X    X
Isolation (from event) Separate building      
Exposure Closing valve as part of scenario      
Function (adequacy) Designed for the occupancy      
Human action None needed, automatic     
Reliability/ Maintenance Maintenance according to standard     
  Evacuation alarm      
Isolation (from event)      
  1. aThere could be far more support systems than listed here, e.g. control panels, extinguishing agents, cooling, personnel etc.