Press releases


Revised VdS-support for the increasingly important water mist systems

VdS-Guidelines combine 112 years of loss prevention experience with highest German engineering skills. The renowned support for the planning & installation of water mist systems, VdS 3188en, has now been fully updated to new...more

Category: Deutsch, Englisch


Guidelines VdS 3836 now available in English: VdS makes digital innovations possible - and secure

For networked products, customised security requirements must be applied in order to avoid hacker attacks or risks of disruption and downtime. Together with the relevant associations, VdS has developed the VdS 3836 guidelines,...more

Category: Deutsch, Englisch


New VdS-support for foam and water spray extinguishing systems

VdS bundles over 110 years of experience in ensuring the effectiveness of fire protection systems into numerous Guidelines – and has now adapted its well-known practical assistance for safe foam and water spray extinguishing...more

Category: Englisch, Deutsch


Free data sheet with fire protection concepts for lithium batteries

Lithium batteries have “established themselves as a typical cause of fire loss”, confirm not only the researchers of IFS. // Together with other experts, VdS has now developed extinguishing system solutions for this relatively...more

Category: Deutsch, Englisch