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NFIRS 5.0 Transaction: ‘Fire Service Casualty - Equipment Failure’

Description: ‘Provides details of the equipment that led to the a fire service casualty’

Class: Used for incident transactions

Module: Fire Service Casualty

Transaction Elements:

The ‘Fire Service Casualty - Equipment Failure’ transaction contains the following elements in order.

Key Elements:

These elements are part of the ‘Fire Service Casualty - Equipment Failure’ transaction, as they are part of every transaction, since they form the record key; they uniquely identify the incident from other incidents.

Transaction Specific Elements:

These elements are part of the specific information carried by the ‘Fire Service Casualty - Equipment Failure’ transaction. They form the main payload of this transaction.

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Transaction Blocks:

These blocks are collections of elements carried by the ‘Fire Service Casualty - Equipment Failure’ transaction.

Block  Elements 
A Fire Department IDFire Department StateIncident (Alarm) DateIncident Number (Identifier)Exposure NumberRecord Type/Transaction CodeTransaction Type (Add, etc.)
K1 Fire Service Casualty Sequence NumberProtective Equipment Sequence Number
K2 Protective Equipment Item
K3 Protective Equipment Problem
K4 Equipment ManufacturerEquipment ModelEquipment Serial Number

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