• Falls Prevention

    Safe and Well

    Firefighters have teamed up with nurses to help prevent falls among older or vulnerable people in our communities.

    The initiative is part of the new Safe and Well home checks.

    Find out more 

    Firefighters and nurses team up to prevent falls
  • High-rise buildings

    Advice for landlords and residents

    Following the tragic Grenfell Tower fire on June 14, we have issued fire safety advice for people living in high-rise buildings who may have concerns.

    Read it here  Request a Safe and Well check here

    For information for landlords of high-rise buildings click here 



  • Terror threat

    Be alert, but not alarmed

    The UK’s terror threat level is currently SEVERE.

    To help keep safe please take time to watch the National Police Chiefs’ Council video. Watch here

    Confidential Anti-terrorist Hotline 0800 789 321

  • Fire safety advice

    For student landlords and freshers!

    We have released a new video to help student landlords ensure their lettings are fire safe before thousands of new freshers descend on the region.

    Advice to student landlords video 

    Advice to freshers video

  • Summer water safety

    A teenager tragically drowned recently at a reservoir in Rochdale and there has been separate reports of the near drowning of two girls at a Kirklees reservoir.

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is re-issuing water safety advice ahead of the school summer holidays.

    Please read 

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