What we do

In line with our mission, vision and values, we keep our communities safe by:


We work with other emergency services, local authorities and community groups to prevent fires and other incidents from happening in the first place.

Find out more about prevention and education.


We help businesses in our area to understand and comply with fire safety legislation.

Our inspectors assess premises and where necessary, take enforcement action to protect our communities.

Find out more about our business safety work.


When emergencies do happen, our firefighters and specialist equipment are ready.

It’s not just putting out fires. We also respond to road traffic accidents and rescue people and animals from heights, water, confined spaces and more.

Our crews are trained to deal with terrorist attacks and large scale disasters too.

Find out more about our emergency response.

More information on who we are and what we do is available through our: