Codes | NFIRS Apparatus Codes

Apparatus Type Codes

ERS UI Location:

  • Incidents > [Select Incident] > Basic 4 > [Select Apparatus] > Type
Ground Fire Suppression
Code Description
10 Ground fire suppression, other
11 Engine
12 Truck or aerial
13 Quint
14 Tanker & pumper combination
16 Brush truck
17 ARFF (aircraft rescue & firefighting)
Heavy Ground Equipment
Code Description
20 Heavy ground equipment, other
21 Dozer or plow
22 Tractor
24 Tanker or tender
Aircraft
Code Description
40 Aircraft, other
41 Aircraft, fixed-wing tanker
42 Helitanker
43 Helicopter
Marine Equipment
Code Description
50 Marine equipment, other
51 Fire boat with pump
52 Boat, no pump
Support Equipment
Code Description
60 Support apparatus, other
61 Breathing apparatus support
62 Light and air unit
Medical & Rescue Unit
Code Description
70 Medical & rescue unit, other
71 Rescue unit
72 Urban search & rescue unit
73 High-angle rescue
75 BLS unit
76 ALS unit
Other
Code Description
91 Mobile command post
92 Chief officer car
93 HazMat unit
94 Type I hand crew
95 Type II hand crew
99 Privately owned vehicle
00 Other apparatus/resource
NN None
UU Undetermined

Apparatus Use Codes

ERS UI Location:

  • Incidents > [Select Incident] > Basic 4 > [Select Apparatus] > Use

Also referred to as "apparatusUseID"

Code Description
1 Suppression
2 EMS
3 Other

Apparatus Response Mode Codes

ERS UI Location:

  • Incidents > [Select Incident] > Basic 4 > [Select Apparatus] > Response Mode
Title
Code Description
380 Emergent Downgraded to Non-Emergent (Initial Lights and Sirens, Downgraded to No Lights or Sirens)
385 Non-Emergent Upgraded to Emergent (Initial No Lights or Sirens, Upgraded to Lights and Sirens)
390 Emergent (Immediate Response) (Lights and Sirens)
395 Non-Emergent (No Lights or Sirens)

Back to Top