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.

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ISO releases new, updated national state building code report

ISO has released the 2019 National Building Code Assessment Report, which provides a detailed state-level examination of building codes and their enforcement.

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

Anthony Zampella
Manager, National Water Resources

Joe FratantaroJoe Fratantaro
Manager, Emergency Communications

Dale ThomureDale Thomure, CBO, CFM
Manager, Community Hazard Mitigation (BCEGS)

Announcing the Official ISO Commendation Bar


Your Department has worked hard to achieve the highest level Public Protection Classification rating.

Display your accomplishment on your dress uniform with a high quality commendation bar designed especially for ISO Class 1, Class 2 and Class 3 Departments.

Quantity Pricing Available upon request.

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Chris Etheredge
FirePoint Productions

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). See the standards and registration instructions. Learn more about the FSRS and obtain the latest edition.