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Fire statistics reporting manual

Description

The Fire Statistics Information System (FSIS) at the Fire Commissioner’s Office of Alberta Municipal Affairs provides a common set of definitions and terminology for reporting fire incident and other fire protection data, together with a method for systematic data collection, quality control, processing, analysis, and the dissemination of fire statistics in a variety of formats to serve both internal and external client needs. Such a system forms the basis of a dependable body of facts essential for a knowledgeable and economical reduction in both the frequency and severity of fires in the province. Its usefulness extends beyond municipal and provincial to the national level, since it is based on a standard reporting format adopted across Canada. The Fire Statistics Reporting Manual of the Alberta Fire Commissioner's Office contains information, instructions, definitions of variables and categories within variables with corresponding codes, which can be used to input fire incident information into the FSIS. This manual is the key to the system

Updated

June 3, 2012

Tags
Fire Municipalities Statistics

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Extent

106 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Municipal Affairs

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2006-03-01

Date Added

2015-08-12T15:37:23.092881

Date Modified

2012-06-03

Date Issued

2006-03-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

0778542068

NEOS catalogue key

3773608

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Municipal Affairs

Contact Email

aema@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

Alberta Emergency Management Agency 28th Floor, CWB Place, 10303 Jasper Ave., Edmonton AB T5J 3N6 780-644-1044 (fax)