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NFIRS 5.0 Transaction: ‘Hazardous Materials Chemical’

Description: ‘Provide details for Hazmat Chemical’

Class: Used for incident transactions

Module: Hazardous Materials

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Transaction Elements:

The ‘Hazardous Materials Chemical’ transaction contains the following elements in order.

Key Elements:

These elements are part of the ‘Hazardous Materials Chemical’ 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 ‘Hazardous Materials Chemical’ transaction. They form the main payload of this transaction.

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Transaction Blocks:

These blocks are collections of elements carried by the ‘Hazardous Materials Chemical’ transaction.

Block  Elements 
A Fire Department IDFire Department StateIncident (Alarm) DateIncident Number (Identifier)Exposure NumberRecord Type/Transaction CodeTransaction Type (Add, Update, Delete)
B HazMat Chemical Sequence NumberHazMat ChemicalHazMat Chemical D.O.T. Hazard ClassificationHazMat Chemical CAS RegistrationHazMat Chemical Name
C1 HazMat Chemical Container Name
C2 HazMat Chemical CapacityHazMat Chemical Capacity Units
D1 HazMat Chemical Estimated Amount ReleasedHazMat Chemical Released Units
E1 HazMat Chemical Physical State When Released
E2 HazMat Chemical Released Into
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