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This page contains advice on aspects of fire safety in your home.

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Smoke Alarm Maintenance

In West Yorkshire, 29% of smoke alarms fail to operate, mostly because of missing or flat batteries. Test the batteries in your smoke alarm every week, it could save your life.

Advice Leaflets

The link below will take you to the fire safety leaflet section.

Safety Leaflets

Fire Safety in the Home

Fire Safety In the Home Smoke Alarms The easiest and best way to protect yourself and your family from fire is with a smoke alarm. We know that you are…

Safer Communities Engagement

  West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is looking at the way we work with communities in West Yorkshire. For the last 20 years we have visited thousands of…

Safe & Well Visits…

What do we deliver during a Safe and Well visit? Firefighters now spend much of their time visiting people in their homes, discussing fire safety and offering advice to eliminate…

Rented Homes

Introduction The following information may be of use if you are a landlord or tenant of residential rented property. The Housing Act 2004 governs housing conditions and standards in rented…