Not all countries have good fire regulations. Here is some advice on how you can secure yourself and others on holiday.
In Norway and in other Nordic countries there are strict regulations for fire safety. The EU also has regulations that are designed to ensure fire safety at overnight accommodation and restaurants, bars etc. However, this does not mean that all places actually comply with these requirements.
In other parts of the world, there are countries that do not have good fire regulations, some have a completely different safety culture than the one we are familiar with. Here is some advice on how you can secure yourself and others on holiday.