Welcome to FAIRA

Founded in 1988, FAIRA is the largest and only Joint Powers Authority (JPA) providing insurance and Risk Management services tailored to meet only specific needs of the Fire and Emergency Service Agencies.

Contact FAIRA for insurance protection, Risk Management and Loss Control, training materials, and other specialized services for Fire Protection Agencies in California and Nevada.

  • We can offer the broadest insurance coverage available today written exclusively for Fire and Emergency Service Agencies.
  • Lower and stable premiums available due to the purchasing power of FAIRA's 106 Members.
  • First class prompt claims handling by experienced Fire Service claims handling administrators.
  • Free (two hours) Attorney consultation regarding potential employment claims.
  • Contract and agreements review.


[Posted 9/1/2015] SENATOR GAINES' BILL to keep drones out of emergency zones passes the senate. [Read Announcement]

[Posted 7/28/2015] Rich Blacker Retires as FAIRA's General Manager, but remains involved as the Board Liason Officer. Please click here for his new contact information.

[Posted 6/15/2015] Chief Paul Smith, FAIRA's Board President announces the appointment of Susan Blankenburg as FAIRA's new General Manager effective July 1, 2015. [Read Announcement]