SAE International and NFPA will again co-sponsor the 3rd Annual Electric Vehicle Safety Standards Summit October 18, 2012, at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan. With the number of electric vehicles continuing to grow so does the importance of discussion surrounding codes and standards. The goal of the summit is to review and refine the current implementation plan for electric vehicles and identify and address any obstacles related to fire and electrical safety standards. Participants in last years summit included vehicle designers, battery manufacturers, emergency responders, charging station suppliers, public utilities, facility insurers, and salvage operators. The deadline for pre-registration is September 21st. Sign up today.