Coffee Break Training: Administration: The Insurance Services Office: What is the Insurance Services Office? Part 1 [open pdf - 101KB]
"The Insurance Services Office, a subsidiary of Verisk Analytics (http://www.verisk.com/), is a provider of statistical, actuarial, underwriting and claims data. It also provides risk management and regulatory services, with a special focus on community fire protection efforts and building code effectiveness evaluation to property/casualty insurers and other clients. The Insurance Services Office is an advisory organization, and insurers may use, not use or modify information from the Insurance Services Office as they see fit."
Coffee Break Training - Fire Protection Series No. FP-2014-50
United States Fire Administration: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/