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Here are the NFIRS codes for the ‘Cause Of Firefighter Injury’ element, including any “other” values in case none of the preselected choices match:
|Cause Of Firefighter Injury||Code|
|Exposure To Hazard||4|
|Struck or Assaulted By Person/animal/object||5|
|Contact With Object (firefighter Moved Into/onto)||6|
|Cause Of Injury - Other||0|
A few NFIRS elements are reused accross a number of transactions, but typically the value is captured by one transaction only.
|Element Type||Coded Field - The coded field relating to an entry in the code table. Most coded fields allow for Plus+ One codes. For these fields the expected length of the coded entry is depicted as (National length OR Plus+ One length). Only fields with this notation in the expected length column allow for Plus+ One definitions. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted.|
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