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Fire Risk Assessment Based on Weather Information Using Data Mining
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  • Journal title : Fire Science and Engineering
  • Volume 29, Issue 5,  2015, pp.88-95
  • Publisher : Korea Institute of Fire Science and Engineering
  • DOI : 10.7731/KIFSE.2015.29.5.088
 Title & Authors
Fire Risk Assessment Based on Weather Information Using Data Mining
Ryu, Joung Woo; Kwon, Seong-Pil;
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 Abstract
We propose a weather-related service for fire risk assessment in order to increase fire safety awareness in everyday life. The proposed service offers a fire risk assessment level according to weather forecasts and a degree of fire risk according to fire factors under certain weather conditions. In order to estimate the fire risk, we produced a risk matrix through data mining with a decision tree using investigation data and weather data. Through the proposed service, residents can calculate the degree of fire risk under certain weather conditions using the fire factors around them. In addition, they can choose from various solutions to reduce fire risk. In order to demonstrate the feasibility of the proposed services, we developed a system that offers the services. Whenever weather forecasting is carried out by the Korea Meteorological Administration, the system produces the fire risk assessment levels for seven major cities and nine provinces of South Korea in an online process, as well as the fire risk according to fire factors for the weather conditions in each region.
 Keywords
Risk matrix;Fire risk assessment;Data mining;Decision tree;Weather forecast;
 Language
Korean
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