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NFIRS Example Structure Fire

Responserack provides this NFIRS Fire report example for Structure Fire. :

Structure Fire — report for structure fire; building / home or other structure fire.

Provided NFIRS Modules

Entity  Reference 
Basic The ‘Basic Module’ is the base that everything else depends upon; it contains the transactions that any incident type could require, and that are mandatory.
Fire Provides report data for a fire incident. Can be supplemented with a wildland fire module or a structure fire module.
Structure Fire Provides supplementary report data to a fire module for a structure fire.

NFIRS Incident Report Details

Incident Header (1000) - Basic

Blocks: A. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1000
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Fire Department Station A NO VALUE
NFIRS Version A 5.0
Basic Incident (1005) - Basic

Blocks: A, B, C, D, E1, F, G1, G2, H1, J. Absent Blocks: E2, H2, H3, I.

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1005
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Incident Type C 111 - Building Fire
Address recorded on Wildland Module (Form) B N
Aid Given or Received D N - None
Alarm Date Time E1 20211228115452 - 2021-12-28 11:54:52 -0700 MST
Arrival Date Time E1 20211228120452 - 2021-12-28 12:04:52 -0700 MST
Incident Controlled Date Time E1 NO VALUE
Last Unit Cleared Date Time E1 20211228125452 - 2021-12-28 12:54:52 -0700 MST
Shift E2 NO VALUE
Alarms E2 NO VALUE
District E2 NO VALUE
Actions Taken F 11 - Extinguishment by Fire Service Personnel
Resource Module (Form) Used. G1 N
Suppression Apparatus G1 1
EMS Apparatus G1 1
Other Apparatus G1 1
Suppression Personnel G1 5
EMS Personnel G1 1
Other Personnel G1 1
Resources Include Mutual Aid G1 N
Property Loss G2 0
Contents Loss G2 0
Property Value G2 0
Contents Value G2 0
Fire Service Deaths H1 0
Other Deaths H1 0
Fire Service Injuries H1 0
Other Injuries H1 0
Detector Alerted Occupants H2 NO VALUE
Hazardous Material Released H3 NO VALUE
Mixed Use I NO VALUE
Property Use J 400 - Residential - Other
Incident Address (1010) - Basic

Blocks: A, B. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1010
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Census Tract B NO VALUE
Location Type B 1 - Street Address
Number or Milepost B 1
Street Prefix B NO VALUE
Street or Highway Name B Test
Street Type B RD - Road
Street Suffix B NO VALUE
Apartment Number B NO VALUE
City B Test
State B CO - Colorado
Zip B 80403
Cross Street, Directions or National Grid B NO VALUE
Officer In Charge (1030) - Basic

Blocks: A, M. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1030
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Authority In Charge Personnel ID M 7001
Authority In Charge First Name M Ted
Authority In Charge Middle Initial M T
Authority In Charge Last Name M Tester
Authority In Charge Rank M Chief
Authority In Charge Assignment M Command
Authority In Charge Date M NO VALUE
Member Making Report (1035) - Basic

Blocks: A, M. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1035
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Authority Reporting Personnel ID M 7001
Authority Reporting First Name M Ted
Authority Reporting Middle Initial M T
Authority Reporting Last Name M Tester
Authority Reporting Rank M Chief
Authority Reporting Assignment M Duty Officer
Authority Reporting Date M NO VALUE
Incident Remarks (1040) - Basic

Blocks: A, L1. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1040
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Remarks L1 Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.
Incident Remarks (1040) - Basic

Blocks: A, L1. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1040
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Remarks L1 Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.
Incident Remarks (1040) - Basic

Blocks: A, L1. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1040
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Remarks L1 Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur.
Incident Remarks (1040) - Basic

Blocks: A, L1. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1040
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Remarks L1 Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.
Fire (1100) - Fire

Blocks: A, B1, B2, B3, D1, D2, D3, D3a, E1, E2, E3, F1, H1. Absent Blocks: C, D4, G.

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1100
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Number Of Residential Units B1 1
Not Residential B1 N
Number Of Buildings Involved B2 1
Acres Burned (Outside Fires only) B3 NO VALUE
Less than one Acre B3 Y
On Site Materials C NO VALUE
Materials Storage Use C NO VALUE
Area of Origin D1 UU - Undetermined
Heat Source D2 UU - Heat Source: Undetermined.
Item First Ignited D3 UU - Undetermined
Confined to Origin D3a BLANK - Not Confined
Type of Material D4 NO VALUE
Cause of Ignition E1 U - Cause Undetermined After Investigation.
Contributed to Ignition Factors E2 UU - Undetermined
Human Factors E3 N - None
Age of Person E3 NO VALUE
Sex of Person E3 NO VALUE
Equipment Involved F1 NNN - None
Mobile Property Involved H1 N - None
Fire Suppression Factors G NO VALUE
Structure Fire (1200) - Structure Fire

Blocks: A, I1, I2, I3, I4, J1, J2, J3, L1, L2, L3, L4, L5, M1. Absent Blocks: K, K1, K2, L6, M2, M3, M4, M5.

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1200
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Structure Type I1 1 - Enclosed Building
Building Status I2 2 - In Normal Use
Building Height: Stories Above Grade I3 2
Building Height: Stories Below Grade I3 1
Building Length I4 50
Building Width I4 20
Total Square Feet I4 NO VALUE
Fire Origin (Story #) J1 1
Fire Spread J2 4 - Confined To Building Of Origin
Number of Stories with Damage: Minor J3 1
Number of Stories with Damage: Significant J3 1
Number of Stories with Damage: Heavy J3 0
Number of Stories with Damage: Extreme J3 0
No Flame Spread/Same As First/Unknown K NO VALUE
Item Contributing To Spread K1 NO VALUE
Type Of Material Contributing To Spread K2 NO VALUE
Detector Presence L1 1 - Present
Detector Type L2 1 - Smoke
Detector Power L3 5 - Plug-in With Battery Backup
Detector Operation L4 2 - Detector Operated
Detector Effectiveness L5 1 - Detector Alerted Occupants, Occupants Responded
Detector Failure Reason L6 NO VALUE
Automatic Extinguishment System (AES) Presence M1 U - Undetermined
Automatic Extinguishment System (AES) Type M2 NO VALUE
Automatic Extinguishment System (AES) Operation M3 NO VALUE
Number of Sprinklers Operating M4 NO VALUE
Automatic Extinguishment System (AES) Failure Reason M5 NO VALUE
Special Study (1060) - Basic

Blocks: A, E3. Absent Blocks: No Blocks Absent..

Element  Block  Value
Fire Department ID A 99999
Fire Department State A CO - Colorado
Incident (Alarm) Date A 20211228 - 2021-12-28 00:00:00 -0700 MST
Incident Number (Identifier) A 0000000
Exposure Number A 000
Record Type/Transaction Code A 1060
Transaction Type (Add, etc.) A BLANK - Add
Special Study Sequence Number E3 1
Special Study Identification Number E3 9244
Special Study Code E3 3
 
 

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