Fire on board

The hydrogen-based ferry operated on the Alster, Hamburg, Germany caught fire during maintenance. The evil was not hydrogen but the batteries.  The fire fighters successfully protected the hydrogen storage. A German newspaper article is available at

Joint undertaking implicitely safe?

Regarding the EC activities there is (surprisingly?) not a word on safety on the next FCH JU General Assembly 26/27 October 2009  in Brussels; see Besides there is the research grouping assembly on Wednesday 28th October 2009. Let’s make sure HySafe is duly represented!