Data

Safecast data is published under a CC0 designation
This is a public domain designation and means the data is free and open for anyone to use under any circumstance. We have done this to enable to most flexibility in it’s use by others. While you are not legally required to attribute the data back to us, it’s a nice thing to do – collecting the data was a lot of hard work. (Joi Ito has written more about this here.) To learn more about the other licenses we use please go here.

  • To UPLOAD: Create an account and submit via our web submission platform.
  • To DOWNLOAD: Click here to download a full CSV file of the Safecast data set.
  • You can also query and add to the Safecast dataset with your own application via our API.
About the Author

Sean Bonner

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Sean Bonner is a co-founder and Global Director of Safecast. Based in Los Angeles, he's an Associate Researcher at the Center For Civic Media at the MIT Media Lab and a Shuttleworth Fellow.