14 Jan 2019
Since starting in April 2017 the new Safe and Well home visit programme has reached out to 24,062 people whose lifestyle factors or demographic puts them at higher risk of…
07 Jan 2019
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is conducting investigations into the causes of the fires, which happened on Friday and Saturday, however, all are believed to be accidental. Fire…
21 Dec 2018
A crew from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have clubbed together to support a family after a devastating fire took hold in their home, killing their beloved pet dog,…
19 Dec 2018
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is welcoming calls from a regulatory body to put clearer warnings on packaging of emollient creams. These creams, lotions and ointments are moisturisers…
18 Dec 2018
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is proud to announce a new venture in partnership with The Prince’s Trust to deliver a 12-week personal development programme from Dewsbury Fire…
18 Dec 2018
People who use emollient creams to treat dry and itchy skin conditions are being warned that creams can build up in fabrics and cause them to catch fire more easily….
06 Dec 2018
In September West Yorkshire Fire Authority released its three year forward plan for public consultation, which comes to a close on Tuesday, December 11th. With just five days left before…
03 Dec 2018
One year on from a serious road traffic collision in Leeds, a man saved from the crash has been reunited with the firefighters who rescued him. Thomas Dulson, 24, was…
22 Nov 2018
Firefighters are reminding the public to take extra care when using candles – after a child was injured in West Yorkshire this week. Crews were called to a house in…
21 Nov 2018
The Fire Service is delighted to have secured over £80,000 funding from the Kirklees New Homes Bonus (NHB) which will support our youth programmes and help deliver brighter futures to…
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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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