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National Fire Incident Reporting System Week

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Join the U.S. Fire Administration and the International Association of Fire Chiefs for the first ever National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) Week, Feb. 22-26, 2021.

By participating in NFIRS Week, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of what NFIRS is and what it offers to users at all levels. The week will feature daily webinars on topics that highlight exciting NFIRS modernization upgrades and future system plans. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and get feedback directly from data managers and end users.

NFIRS Week program mark

Webinar agenda

All times 1-2 p.m. EST



How States Help to Gather and Use Data

Learn how data gathered on emergency scenes makes its way to state and national data managers and how data is processed to provide information back to fire service decisionmakers.




The Electronic Data Warehouse and Analytics

Take a deep dive into how users can access and run reports in the Electronic Data Warehouse and how analytics are applied to NFIRS data to come up with meaningful statistics.




NFIRS Data and the COVID-19 Special Study

We'll take a look at the data collected for the first national-level special study and what the National Fire Data Center has done with it to support the fire service during the COVID-19 pandemic.




Superhero Day: NFIRS Help Desk

Find out how to send questions to the NFIRS Help Desk and get the answers to our most frequently asked questions. You will also have an opportunity to ask the experts your questions.




Chiefs Roundtable

A roundtable discussion among end users, state data managers and National Fire Data Center personnel about where we are and where we are going with NFIRS.


Get help using NFIRS

NFIRS Help Desk

We’re here to answer your questions about NFIRS Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. You can contact us by:

Contact your state program manager

If you have question about NFIRS in your state, please contact your NFIRS state program manager.

Subscribe to our email list

To stay current on national NFIRS news, system alerts and coding bulletins, subscribe to our email list.

Coming soon

NFIRS marketing toolkit

We’re partnering with the International Association of Fire Chiefs to increase NFIRS awareness and participation and to improve data quality. Our NFIRS toolkit will help you to market the benefits of using NFIRS to fire departments, other organizations and communities. Expected release date: April 2021