Odsal

External view of Odsal fire station
Tel
01274 677916
Address
Huddersfield Road
Odsal
Bradford
BD6 1DJ
 
OS Grid Ref.
415791 429562

News

  • 12 Feb 2014

    Let passion be the only thing burning this Valentine's Day!

    We all want our loved ones to feel special on Valentine’s Day and treating that certain someone with a gift is sure to put a smile on their face. Keeping loved ones safe from harm is also a way...

  • 22 Oct 2013

    Tick, Tock, Test Your Alarm

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to make a potentially life-saving move when they change their clocks this weekend (27 October at 02:00hrs) - by taking a moment to test...

  • 25 Sep 2013

    Response to 25 September Industrial Action by members of the FBU

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service would like to thank members of the public for taking extra care, to safeguard themselves, their family and their communities during the industrial action...

  • 24 Sep 2013

    Taking extra care during industrial action

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are asking the public to think about what they can do to take extra care, to safeguard themselves, their family and their communities during the industrial...

  • 19 Sep 2013

    Industrial Action

    We have today received notification from the Fire Brigades Union of its intention to carry out discontinuous industrial action commencing Wednesday 25 September 2013 at 1200 (Noon) hours until...

  • 07 Sep 2012

    Authority launches county-wide consultation on fire cover plans

      12-week listening exercise Councillors today launched a 12-week public consultation exercise on radical plans to reform fire cover across West Yorkshire. Chief Fire Officer Simon Pilling’s...

About

Odsal Fire Station, built in 1965, is situated to the south of Bradford and serves an area with a wide diversity of people and risks. There is a population of 98,944 and the area incorporates 39,582 dwellings. Odsal has one fire appliance, one prime mover vehicle which can carry a demountable specialist support unit and a Logistics Support Vehicle. The team is made up of a station commander and 24 firefighters.

Odsal personnel are committed to improving the service provided to the local community and the people of West Yorkshire. The service is enhanced by providing continuing training, improved communications and better inter agency co ordination. Co-operation is encouraged between key partners to make West Yorkshire safer. The development of close working relationships with these partners and agencies enable Odsal personnel to better serve and protect the people, homes and businesses of Odsal and West Yorkshire. These partnerships allow the identification of people at risk and the most vulnerable members of society. The correct support and assistance can then be provided by ensuring relevant information is available to those agencies that can provide the greatest help and assistance.

The community fire safety strategy aims to reduce the number of fires which will save lives and improve the environment. Home fire safety policies allow the opportunity to provide free smoke detectors. Odsal personnel constantly look at ways to reach those most in need and strive to achieve the ultimate goal of protection for every domestic property in West Yorkshire.

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Statistics

From To Fires Attended Incidents Attended Special Service Calls False Alarms
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 209 406 24 173
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 101 269 27 141
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 135 317 27 155
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 215 431 21 195
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 203 388 23 162
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 113 279 18 148
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 159 342 20 163
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 169 365 25 171
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 161 338 24 153
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 146 362 34 182
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 181 437 34 222
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 210 462 45 207
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 239 476 39 198
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 118 344 30 196
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 145 401 34 222

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