NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Fire Department ID – Receiving Aid’

Définition : The NFIRS FDID for the primary (hosting) department.
Purpose : The FDID number is used to identify incident data that have been collected and reported by individual departments. Feedback on local or regional incident experience can then be prepared and sent to individual agencies or specific fire departments.
Entry : Enter the State-assigned FDID.

Element Specification

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

Transactions containing ‘Fire Department ID – Receiving Aid’

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

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Last Updated on April 29, 2023