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Working Together

ISO Community Hazard Mitigation actively works with fire departments, building departments, water suppliers, and municipalities with our Public Protection Classification (PPC™), Building Code Effectiveness Grading Schedule (BCEGS®), water outreach, and emergency communication center review programs. With your participation and cooperation, we will attain our ultimate goal: safer communities.

Featured Content:

Probability of Cancer Among Firefighers vs General Population

‘I never saw that coming’ — Cancer in the fire service

Firefighters of all ages are being diagnosed with cancer at alarming rates. Studies show that firefighters have a greater chance than the general population of getting six types of cancer.


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Fire Suppression Rating Schedule

ISO’s Fire Suppression Rating Schedule (FSRS), evaluates four primary categories of fire suppression — fire department, emergency communications, water supply, and community risk reduction. The FSRS includes standards set by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Click here to see the standards and registration instructions. Learn more about the FSRS and obtain the latest edition.


Fire Service

Chief Thomas Weber, CFO, EFO, MPA, MiFireE
National Director,
ISO Community Hazard Mitigation
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Anthony Zampella

Water Resources

Anthony Zampella

National Water Resources manager, ISO Community Hazard Mitigation
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Emergency Communications

Joseph Fratantaro

Manager, ISO Community Hazard Mitigation
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Building Codes

Dale Thomure, CBO, CFM

Manager, Community Hazard Mitigation (BCEGS)
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