NFIRS 5.0 Transaction: ‘Hazardous Material’
Description : Provides details about Hazardous Material
Module: Hazardous Materials Module
These elements are part of the ‘Hazardous Material’ 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 Material’ transaction. They form the main payload of this transaction.
- Released From
- Story of Release
- Population Density
- Area Affected Measurement
- Area Affected Units
- Area Evacuated Measurement
- Area Evacuated Units
- Estimated Number of People Evacuated
- Estimated Number of Buildings Evacuated
- HazMat Actions Taken
- Occurred First
- Cause of Release
- Factors Contributing To Release
- Mitigating Factors
- Equipment Involved in Release
- HazMat Civilian Deaths
- HazMat Civilian Injuries
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Last Updated on May 10, 2023