Accreditation Nets Better ISO Ratings

December 2004
Fire Chief;Dec2004, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on data from the nonprofit organization Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) on accredited insurance agencies and their ISO ratings. Finding that 81 out of 96 agencies have a public protection classification grading using the ISO's Fire Suppression Rating Scale; CFAI's function of promoting continuous quality improvement within the emergency services by grading voluntary services.


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