20 Sep 2016
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) and West Yorkshire Police have joined forces to support the ‘European Day Without A Road Death’ campaign this September 21. Whilst the emergency…
16 Sep 2016
Watch Manager Steve Brondel, from Pontefract Fire Station, narrowly missed out on the opportunity of a lifetime to ski 730 miles unassisted over the polar continent to the South Pole…
12 Sep 2016
For many it’s the first time away from home as thousands of young people across West Yorkshire prepare for university life. Whilst ‘going it alone’ is lots of fun, it…
02 Sep 2016
With cooler nights fast approaching, Chimney Fire Safety Week (5-11 September) provides a timely reminder to make sure your chimney is ready for the winter months. There were more than…
26 Aug 2016
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service has pledged to transform the lives of young people with the launch of an inspirational programme of courses designed to get them #FiredUp for…
25 Aug 2016
Please find below a joint statement from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, the Environment Agency and Kirklees Council: A spokesperson said: “The Environment Agency, West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue…
23 Aug 2016
A fire at a commercial building in Slaithwaite in the early hours of today started accidentally, a Fire Investigation has found. The fire involved the basement of the property in…
22 Aug 2016
A Springer Spaniel named Mable had a lucky escape thanks to firefighters after getting stuck five feet underground. The dramatic rescue was carried out by Cleckheaton Fire Station’s Green Watch…
18 Aug 2016
Hanover Housing Association, a leading national housing provider for the over 55s, has teamed up with West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) to strengthen and reinforce its fire prevention…
17 Aug 2016
An exhibition commemorating the centenary of the devastating explosions at the Low Moor Munitions Company on 21 August 1916 will open at Bradford City Hall on Thursday 18 August. The…
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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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