Odsal

External view of Odsal fire station
Tel
01274 562223
Address
Huddersfield Road
Odsal
Bradford
BD6 1DJ
 
OS Grid Ref.
415791 429562

News

  • 03 Jul 2015

    Fire Service Says #Gayisok

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has backed the #gayisok campaign led by global cosmetics company Lush. The Lush White Rose store has been selling bold golden bars of…

  • 03 Jul 2015

    Sign-Up For Skills Course To Help Your CV Pack A Punch!

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has teamed up with Halifax Boxing Club to run an exciting new initiative aimed at the unemployed. The free, 12 week course hopes…

  • 30 Jun 2015

    Scooter Fire Leads To Safety Warning

    Around 40 residents evacuated from a block of sheltered housing flats after a fire involving four mobility scooters started in the basement garage yesterday evening. Four fire engines rushed to…

  • 29 Jun 2015

    Don’t Be A Silly Sausage – Take Heed Of Our BBQ Safety Tips During The Forecast Heatwave!

    Temperatures are set to soar this week and it’s the perfect opportunity to crack out the barbecue for a bit of alfresco dining. But you could be in for more…

  • 26 Jun 2015

    Brigade Celebrates Success Of Safety Work

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s work to cut emergency call-outs has paid off, the latest figures can reveal. Extensive prevention work carried out by firefighters and safety staff in…

  • 26 Jun 2015

    Councillor Hughes Heads Fire Authority For Second Year

    Kirklees Councillor Judith Hughes will remain Chair of West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority for a second year. Councillor Hughes became the first female Chair of the fire authority last…

  • 26 Jun 2015

    Praise for Fire Service

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service received an average of 22 compliments each month last year. In total, the brigade received 269 compliments during 2014/15 in the form of telephone…

  • 24 Jun 2015

    Killingbeck Update

    The new station is starting to take shape with the completion of the internal and external brickwork.  Current ongoing work includes the first fix plumbing and electrical works and preparing…

  • 19 Jun 2015

    Emergency Services Show Back By Popular Demand!

    There will be fun for all the family at this year’s Emergency Services Show. This year the show will take place on Saturday, 11 July at West Yorkshire Fire and…

  • 16 Jun 2015

    West Yorkshire Focuses On Camera Technology Within The Emergency Services

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) will feature on national TV this Wednesday as part of Channel 5’s Caught on Camera show. The programme, due to air at 9pm,…

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
01/01/2015 31/03/2015 112 250 23 115
01/07/2014 30/09/2014 224 387 33 130
01/01/2014 31/03/2014 101 269 27 141
01/04/2014 30/06/2014 209 406 24 173
01/10/2014 31/12/2014 146 316 34 136
01/04/2013 30/06/2013 203 388 23 162
01/10/2013 31/12/2013 135 317 27 155
01/01/2013 31/03/2013 113 279 18 148
01/07/2013 30/09/2013 215 431 21 195
01/10/2012 31/12/2012 159 342 20 163
01/01/2012 31/03/2012 146 362 34 182
01/04/2012 30/06/2012 161 338 24 153
01/07/2012 30/09/2012 169 365 25 171
01/10/2011 31/12/2011 181 437 34 222
01/07/2011 30/09/2011 210 462 45 207
01/01/2011 31/03/2011 118 344 30 196
01/04/2011 30/06/2011 239 476 39 198
01/10/2010 31/12/2010 145 401 34 222

Events

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