Fire is a threat to every item in a collection.
Andrew Wilson provides detailed, helpful tips for preventing fire, including controlling and safeguarding ignition and fuel sources.
Particularly important is the discussion of fire suppression systems as these are essential to the salvation of a historic property and collections once it catches on fire.
Technical Leaflet #206 (1999)
For more information on similar topics, please refer to Technical Leaflet Bundle 4, Risk Management, and Technical Leaflet Bundle 21, May Day: Planning for Disaster.