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NFIRS 5.0 Example Reports

Here are some example NFIRS incident reports demonstrating the variety of information NFIRS captures. NFIRS covers all hazards from fire to medical to MVA and more, and much as it traditionally uses paper forms (now called modules) these days it is regularly captured as digital forms:

Example Group  Description 
Structure Fire Fire Structure Fire; building / home or other structure fire. .
Vehicle Fire Fire Vehicle Fire; aka ‘mobile property’ fire. .
Wildland Fire Fire Wildland Fire; Trees, grass & outside fire. .
Campfire Fire Campfire.
Medical Medical Medical.
Search & Rescue SAR Search & Rescue.
Cancelled General Cancelled - en route or on scene. Stood down..
Unable to Locate UTL General Unable to Locate / No Incident Found.
Other General Other ….

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