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In the Community

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service serve you the community.

In this section of the site you will find everything you need from local events, Community Safety information, your opportunity to comment on our services and book a Home Fire Safety Check.

If there is anything you’d like to see in this section which is currently unavailable please feel free to contact us with your suggestions.

Community Risk Management Strategy

Water Safety

Unfortunately, during periods of warm weather we tend to see more people entering canals and rivers to cool down and swim. As appealing as this may seem there are many…

Road Safety Week 2020

Road Safety Week is coordinated by the charity Brake. Every year, millions of people around the UK take action for safer roads.

Flood Awareness

Millions of people in the UK live and work in areas at risk from flooding. It’s important that you know the risk of flooding in your area, prepare where necessary…

Youth Interventions

The Youth Interventions Team aim to be a catalyst for change in the lives of young people through targeted interventions.

Water Office Inspector

Fire Hydrants

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have approximately 47,000 fire hydrants spread throughout the county. It is our responsibility to ensure that these hydrants are kept serviceable and available for…

Controlled Burning

Inform us about Controlled Burning   West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is regularly called to fires which members of the public believe to be emergencies but, on attendance, are…

Fire Prevention

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service aims to ‘Make West Yorkshire Safer’ by ‘providing an excellent fire and rescue service working in partnership to reduce death, injury, economic loss and…

Red Cross Support

The Fire and Emergency Support Service Vehicle (FESS) has been working with West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service since July 1998.  The adapted caravanette style vehicle run by around 33 volunteers…

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Have Your Say

To help us improve our services we need to know what you think about what we do. We really do value your views as these provide us with important feedback…

Preparing for Emergencies

In an emergency dial 999 When you dial 999 the first person you will hear is the Emergency Telephone Operator, who will ask you which service you need. If you…

Community Risk Register

The West Yorkshire Resilience Forum has produced the West Yorkshire Community Risk Register (CRR), linked below, which identifies the main risks that residents and businesses in West Yorkshire may face….