Growing out from his work on Environmental Psychology was David Canter’s exploration of people’s behaviour in fire and emergencies.
This led to a series of reports at the Fire Research Unit of the University of Surrey and to a study of the fatal King’s Cross Underground fire of 1987.
Reports available to read online
- David Canter and Louise Almond’s report on A Strategy for Arson
- Arson report for Office of the Deputy Prime Minister, 2002