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  • 2006 Fire Incident Case Data

    The 2006 US Fire Administration Fire (USFA) Fire Incident & Cause Data was provided by the U.S. Fire Administration's (USFA) National Fire Data Center's (NFDC's) National Fire Incident Reporting System has numerous data elements that detail fire incidents for example, the fire department, fire incident, the occupants, structure and equipment used, hazard material involved and casualty details. National Fire Incident Report System (NFIRS) is a voluntary tool fire departments use to report fires and other incidents to which fire departments respond and to maintain records of in a uniform manner with the primary objectives to help State and local governments create fire reporting and analysis capabilities; and obtain data that can be used to more accurately assess and combat the fire problem at a national level. Also provided are a host of documents to help understand the data including the NFIRS 5.0 Fire Data Analysis Guidelines and Issues.
  • 2005 Basic Incident Fire Data

    The 2005 US Fire Administration Fire (USFA) Fire Incident & Cause Data was provided by the U.S. Fire Administration's (USFA) National Fire Data Center's (NFDC's) National Fire Incident Reporting System has numerous data elements that detail fire incidents for example, the fire department, fire incident, the occupants, structure and equipment used, hazard material involved and casualty details. National Fire Incident Report System (NFIRS) is a voluntary tool fire departments use to report fires and other incidents to which fire departments respond and to maintain records of in a uniform manner with the primary objectives to help State and local governments create fire reporting and analysis capabilities; and obtain data that can be used to more accurately assess and combat the fire problem at a national level. Also provided are a host of documents to help understand the data including the NFIRS 5.0 Fire Data Analysis Guidelines and Issues.
  • 2008 Basic Fire Incident Data

    The 2008 US Fire Administration Fire (USFA) Fire Incident & Cause Data was provided by the U.S. Fire Administration's (USFA) National Fire Data Center's (NFDC's) National Fire Incident Reporting System has numerous data elements that detail fire incidents for example, the fire department, fire incident, the occupants, structure and equipment used, hazard material involved and casualty details. National Fire Incident Report System (NFIRS) is a voluntary tool fire departments use to report fires and other incidents to which fire departments respond and to maintain records of in a uniform manner with the primary objectives to help State and local governments create fire reporting and analysis capabilities; and obtain data that can be used to more accurately assess and combat the fire problem at a national level. Also provided are a host of documents to help understand the data including the NFIRS 5.0 Fire Data Analysis Guidelines and Issues.
  • Grant Programs Directorate - Preparedness (Non-Disaster)/Assistance to Firefighter Grants FY 2005-2015

    The Grant Programs Directorate strategically and effectively administers and manages FEMA grants to ensure critical and measurable results for customers and stakeholders. The grants represented in this data reflect two sets of grants: Preparedness (Non-Disaster) and Assistance to Firefighter Grants (AFG).

  • Registration Intake and Individuals and Households (RI-IHP) Program Data

    This dataset contains aggregated, non-PII data generated by FEMA’s Enterprise Coordination & Information Management (ECIM) Reporting team to share data on registrations and Individuals and Households Program (IHP) where registration for disaster is valid. Segmented by zip-code additional core data elements include: valid call center registrations, valid web registrations, valid mobile registrations, IHP eligible, IHP amount, Housing Assistance (HA) referrals, HA eligible, HA amount, Other Needs Assistance (ONA) eligible, and ONA amount.

  • Housing Assistance Data

    This dataset lists aggregated, non-PII data of FEMA Housing Assistance Program primarily composed of data from Housing Assistance Program reporting authority from FEMA registration renters and owners within the state, county, zip where the registration is valid. The data is divided into data for renters and data for property owners. Additional core data elements include: number of applicants, county, zip code, severity of damage, owner or renter. Data is self-reported and as such is subject to human error. To learn more about disaster assistance please visit http://www.fema.gov/what-disaster-assistance.

  • FEMA HMGP Property Acquisitions

    This dataset lists properties from completed acquisition projects funded under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP). HMGP provides grants to states and local governments to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster declaration. For More information on HMGP please visit http://www.fema.gov/hazard-mitigation-grant-program. The HMGP is one of three Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs administered by FEMA. This dataset does not contain acquisition projects from other HMA grant programs. The HMA grant programs provide funding for eligible mitigation activities that reduce disaster losses and protect life and property from future disaster damages. To learn more about HMA's grant programs visit http://www.fema.gov/hazard-mitigation-assistance. The dataset contains properties by project number, city and state in the HMGP that have been completed or filed as closed, and does not contain any personally identifiable information (PII). For more information on the Hazard Mitigation Assistance - Property Acquisition (Buyouts) visit http://www.fema.gov/application-development-process/hazard-mitigation-assistance-property-acquisition-buyouts

    OpenFEMA is transitioning our datasets to the OpenFEMA API allowing for more frequent updates. For that reason, the dataset below will no longer be updated and will be archived by the end of March 2018.

    For the API datasets, please visit the following page: https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-mitigated-properties-v1 OR https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-projects-v1. CSV and JSON files can be downloaded under the “Full Data” tab. If you have any questions, please email OpenFEMA@fema.dhs.gov.

  • Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Appeals Database

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    The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program provides grants to state, local, tribal and territorial governments to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster declaration. The purpose of the HMGP is to reduce the loss of life and property due to natural disasters and to enable mitigation measures to be implemented during the immediate recovery from a disaster.

  • Hazard Mitigation Assistance Repetitive Flood Claims (RFC) Data

    This dataset contains closed and obligated projects funded under the following Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs: Repetitive Flood Claims (RFC).

    The RFC grant program was authorized by the Bunning-Bereuter-Blumenauer Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004, which amended the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968.  The RFC provides funding to reduce or eliminate the long-term risk of flood damage to structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) that have had one or more claim payments for flood damages.

    Please note: 07/2013 - The Biggert Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 eliminated the RFC program.  For more information, please refer to the Fiscal Year 2013 Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance Guidance. http://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/33634

    OpenFEMA is transitioning our datasets to the OpenFEMA API allowing for more frequent updates. For that reason, the dataset below will no longer be updated and will be archived by the end of March 2018.

    For the API datasets, please visit the following page: https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-mitigated-properties-v1 OR https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-projects-v1. CSV and JSON files can be downloaded under the “Full Data” tab. If you have any questions, please email OpenFEMA@fema.dhs.gov.

  • Hazard Mitigation Assistance Severe Repetitive Loss (SRL) Data

    This dataset contains closed and obligated projects funded under the following Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs: Severe Repetitive Loss (SRL).

    The SRL grant program was authorized by the Bunning-Bereuter-Blumenauer Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004, which amended the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to provide funding to reduce or eliminate the long-term risk of flood damage to severe repetitive loss structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

    Please note: 07/2013 - The Biggert Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 eliminated the SRL program.  For more information, please refer to the Fiscal Year 2013 Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance Guidance http://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/33634

    OpenFEMA is transitioning our datasets to the OpenFEMA API allowing for more frequent updates. For that reason, the dataset below will no longer be updated and will be archived by the end of March 2018.

    For the API datasets, please visit the following page: https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-mitigated-properties-v1 OR https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-projects-v1. CSV and JSON files can be downloaded under the “Full Data” tab. If you have any questions, please email OpenFEMA@fema.dhs.gov.

  • Hazard Mitigation Assistance Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Data

    This dataset contains closed and obligated projects funded under the following Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs: Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA).

    The FMA program is authorized by Section 1366 of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, as amended (NFIA), 42 U.S.C. 4104c, with the goal of reducing or eliminating claims under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). FMA is subject to the availability of appropriations funding, as well as any directive or restriction made with respect to such funds.

    FEMA's HMA grant programs provide funding for eligible mitigation activities that reduce disaster losses and protect life and property from future disaster damages. Visit http://www.fema.gov/hazard-mitigation-assistance to learn more about FEMA’s HMA.

    OpenFEMA is transitioning our datasets to the OpenFEMA API allowing for more frequent updates. For that reason, the dataset below will no longer be updated and will be archived by the end of March 2018.

    For the API datasets, please visit the following page: https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-mitigated-properties-v1 OR https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-projects-v1. CSV and JSON files can be downloaded under the “Full Data” tab. If you have any questions, please email OpenFEMA@fema.dhs.gov.

  • Hazard Mitigation Assistance Pre‐Disaster Mitigation Data

    This dataset contains closed and obligated projects funded under the following HMA grant programs: Pre‐Disaster Mitigation (PDM) and Legislative Pre-Disaster Mitigation (LPDM).

    The Pre‐Disaster Mitigation (PDM) program is authorized by Section 203 of the Stafford Act, 42 U.S.C. 5133. The PDM program is designed to assist States, Territories, Indian Tribal governments, and local communities in implementing a sustained pre‐disaster natural hazard mitigation program to reduce overall risk to the population and structures from future hazard events, while also reducing reliance on Federal funding from future disasters. PDM grants are subject to the availability of appropriations funding, as well as any directive or restriction made with respect to such funds.

    OpenFEMA is transitioning our datasets to the OpenFEMA API allowing for more frequent updates. For that reason, the dataset below will no longer be updated and will be archived by the end of March 2018.

     

    For the API datasets, please visit the following page: https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-mitigated-properties-v1 OR https://www.fema.gov/openfema-dataset-hazard-mitigation-assistance-projects-v1. CSV and JSON files can be downloaded under the “Full Data” tab. If you have any questions, please email OpenFEMA@fema.dhs.gov.

  • Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Dataset

    The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. Using the training learned in the classroom and during exercises, CERT members can assist others in their neighborhood or workplace following an event when professional responders are not immediately available to help. CERT members also are encouraged to support emergency response agencies by taking a more active role in emergency preparedness projects in their community. Visit https://www.fema.gov/community-emergency-response-teams for more information about CERT Program. This dataset provides the CERT registration program information for approved CERT programs that is featured online at http://www.citizencorps.fema.gov

  • FEMA Public Assistance Second Appeals Tracker

    This dataset is made up of Public Assistance Second Appeals administered by the Public Assistance Appeals and Audits Branch at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The mission of the Public Assistance Appeals Branch (PAAB) is to administer FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) appeals system in a timely, efficient, consistent, and organized manner.  

    They accomplish this mission by:

    •Adjudicating appeals and issuing timely final determinations

    •Training and supporting FEMA personnel working on appeals throughout the agency

    •Communicating agency policy and practice to FEMA regions and field staff

    •Analyzing trends in appeal filings and identifying issues that may require policy changes

  • Sandy PMO: Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013 (Sandy Supplemental Bill) Financial Data

    The Sandy Supplemental Quarterly Financial Datasets are provided by the Sandy Program Management Office (PMO) to enhance transparency for the public on the status of the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013 or the Sandy Supplemental bill from the 19 federal agencies funded. The Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013, or Sandy Supplemental bill, provided more than $49 billion to 19 federal agencies to help communities rebuild after Sandy. In addition, the Act included funding for disasters occurring in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Since the law’s passage, the Sandy PMO has worked across the 19 agencies to track the progress of their funds and how they are assisting families and small businesses on the ground. More detailed descriptions of the federal programs funded through the Sandy Supplemental can be accessed on the Federal Partners page (http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/sandyrebuilding/fedpartners).

  • FEMA USFA NFIRS 2013 Fire Incident & Cause Data

    The 2013 Fire Causes & Incident data was provided by the U.S. Fire Administration’s (USFA) National Fire Data Center’s (NFDC’s) National Fire Incident Reporting System. The National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) is a reporting standard that fire departments use to uniformly report on the full range of their activities, from fire to emergency medical services (EMS) to equipment involved in the response. NFIRS is the world’s largest, national, annual database of fire incident information, and comprises about 75 percent of all reported fires that occur annually. NFIRS is a voluntary tool with two objectives: to help State and local governments develop fire reporting and analysis capability for their own use, and to obtain data that can be used to more accurately assess and subsequently combat the fire problem at a national level.


    For more information on USFA's NFIRS visit https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/nfirs/index.html
    For training and documentation for reporting NFIRS 5.0 data and for vendors and third party custom integrators developing software visit https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/nfirs/support/index.html

  • Emergency Management Performance Grant Program (EMPG) data

    This dataset lists This dataset contains EMPG recipients as reported by their State and a summary of the funded program support as reported by the Recipient in the Grants Reporting Tool (GRT).

    The EMPG Program provides resources to assist state, local, tribal and territorial governments in preparing for all hazards, as authorized by Section 662 of the Post Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act (6 U.S.C § 762) and the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. §§ 5121 et seq.). Title VI of the Stafford Act authorizes FEMA to make grants for the purpose of providing a system of emergency preparedness for the protection of life and property in the United States from hazards and to vest responsibility for emergency preparedness jointly in the federal government and the states and their political subdivisions.

  • FEMA.gov Data Visualization Datasets

    This page contains links to download the public data featured in FEMA's Data Visualizations in an accessible table format and is intended for anyone looking for the information as an alternative to our visualization tool. To assist with the accessibility of our visualization toolor understanding the information, please email FEMA-New-Media@fema.dhs.gov.

  • NFIP Residential Historical Claims

    The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) aims to reduce the impact of flooding—a burden not covered by homeowner’s insurance—by providing insurance to homeowners, renters, and business owners at a reasonable cost. NFIP coverage insures buildings and the policy owner’s possessions. The NFIP claims data comes from the NFIP legacy system as of 12/31/2016 and includes residential contracts only; contracts on business and other non-residential structures are excluded. The period of the data portrayed is from 1996-2016.

  • Individuals and Households Program (IHP) Flood Damage

    This dataset contains aggregated, non-PII data from FEMA’s Recovery Directorate to share data on registrations and Individuals and Households Program (IHP).