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Public-images-osm logo.svg emergency = dry_riser_inlet
Using this tag is discouraged, use emergency=fire_service_inlet instead. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: emergencies
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
Status: deprecatedPage for proposal

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This feature has been labeled as deprecated. The recommended replacement is: emergency=fire_service_inlet.
The reason is documented in Deprecated features. You are still free to continue to use or interpret this tag as you see fit since OpenStreetMap does not have “banned features”.
Under no circumstances should you (semi-)automatically change “deprecated” tags to something else in the database on a large scale without conforming to the automated edits code of conduct. Any such change will be reverted.

The dry riser inlet is a point to which firefighters can connect a pressurized water source. It's the endpoint of a dry riser, an empty tube to distribute water to various parts of a building or structure in case of a fire.

Dry riser inlets are a kind of fire department connection (FDC).


Add emergency=dry_riser_inlet for a dry riser inlet. Other useful tags include

See also