NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Structure Type’
If the fire was not in an enclosed building (codes 0 and 3–8), no other entries on this module are required
|Element Type||Coded Field – The coded field relating to an entry in the code table. Most coded fields allow for Plus+ One codes. For these fields the expected length of the coded entry is depicted as (National length OR Plus+ One length). Only fields with this notation in the expected length column allow for Plus+ One definitions. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted.|
STRUCTURE TYPE CODES
Here are the NFIRS codes for the ‘Structure Type’ element
|Fixed Portable or Mobile Structure||2|
|Underground Structure Work Area||7|
|Structure Type – Other||0|
Relational Edit Rules for ‘Structure Type’
NFIRS defines relational edit rules to ensure data consistency and accuracy in its database. These are the rules for ‘Structure Type’
|Relational Edit Rule 66||relational edit rule 66.|
|Relational Edit Rule 67||relational edit rule 67.|
|Relational Edit Rule 68||Structure||Length and Width or Total Area.|
Transactions containing ‘Structure Type’
The value of this element is captured by the following transaction :
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Last Updated on May 6, 2023