NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Equipment Manufacturer’

Définition : Name of the company that made the piece of equipment.
Purpose : Provide detailed information on the specific equipment that failed and contributed to the injury. Data on model and other information are useful in determining the compliance with standards for protective equipment involved in firefighting and for analyzing the effectiveness of these codes, standards, and regulations.
Entry : Enter the manufacturer’s name of the equipment

Element Specification

 Specification   Value 
Requirement Optional
Maximum Length 12
Element Type Text – Alphanumeric or special characters. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted. – Maximum length 12 characters

Transactions containing ‘Equipment Manufacturer’

The value of this element is captured by the following transaction :

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Last Updated on April 28, 2023