- Access to a full range of Occupational Health services
The in-house service provides a full range of services to staff including pre-employment screening, health surveillance and advice and support on general health & wellbeing issues.
- 3 yearly nurse led health screening
These are mandatory for operational staff to ensure you are fit & healthy to perform the role, and voluntary for support staff.
- 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
This service is available 24/7 and provides a psychological support and counselling service. It includes telephone, online and face to face counselling, advice about work or non work issues, medical advice along with a website with useful resources. The service is also available to family members (conditions apply).
- Physiotherapy referral service
Confidential referrals are made via Occupational Health to an external physiotherapy provider, who have clinics across West Yorkshire. Referrals are for acute injuries, whether caused in or outside of work and referrals are usually made within 24 hr.
- Use of onsite gym facilities.
Every fire station and headquarters have a fully equipped gym which is free to use. Most workplaces have qualified Fitness Advisors who can advise of diet, exercise and nutrition.
- Safe & healthy workplaces with support from the central Health & Safety Team.
We pride ourselves on providing safe & healthy workplaces, which are inspected and maintained to a high standard. A central health & safety team provides support to local workplaces to ensure these standards are maintained.