External view of Odsal fire station
01274 677916
Huddersfield Road
OS Grid Ref.
415791 429562


  • 08 Oct 2015

    Age UK supports Fire Service’s Cherished campaign

    Age UK has shown its support for West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service’s Cherished campaign, keeping older people safe in the home this winter. Crews from Rastrick Fire Station recently…

  • 06 Oct 2015

    Retired firefighter wins coveted national award for courage

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is delighted that former Assistant District Commander for Bradford, Pete Lau, has won a national Spirit of Fire Award. Pete picked up the…

  • 05 Oct 2015

    Council invests in fire safety for sheltered housing

    Leeds City Council is investing £1.4m million in new fire safety systems for some of the city’s most vulnerable residents. Sprinklers systems will be retro-fitted to five sheltered housing complexes….

  • 01 Oct 2015

    Cherished campaign launches today!

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) today launches the ‘Cherished’ campaign, calling on communities to look out for vulnerable elderly neighbours, relatives and friends throughout the winter months ahead….

  • 22 Sep 2015

    Ensuring fire safety in diverse communities

    A conference looking to share knowledge and explore engaging with diverse businesses to encourage them to make fire safety laws a top priority has been held. West Yorkshire Fire &…

  • 14 Sep 2015

    Freshers Week fire safety survival tips!

    So you’ve got your new room key, unloaded your suitcase and watched your tearful parents disappear off the campus – life as a student begins! Thousands of teenagers are about…

  • 11 Sep 2015

    Pilot Emergency First Responders scheme given the go ahead

    A pilot scheme designed to provide immediate first aid to people in life-threatening medical emergencies who live in rural communities has been given the go ahead by West Yorkshire Fire…

  • 11 Sep 2015

    West Yorkshire supports Fire Door Safety Week 2015

    Fire doors are often the first line of defence in a fire. Their correct specification, maintenance and management can be the difference between life and death for building occupants. Sadly,…

  • 11 Sep 2015

    Are you gas safe?

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to get their appliances checked regularly in support of Gas Safety Week (14-20 September). The fifth annual Gas Safety Week will…

  • 03 Sep 2015

    Do you mean business when it comes to fire safety?

    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is urging business owners to ensure they and their staff are on top form when it comes to fire safety at their premises…

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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.



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


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