Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service


Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service

Infobox UK Fire and Rescue
name= Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service
area= Hertfordshire
population= 1.5 Million
size= 634 miles² (1,643 km²)
staff= 1,000
stations= 30
start= 1925
HQ= Hertford
BM= Roy Wilsher
FA= Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service






web= [http://www.hertsdirect.org/yrccouncil/hcc/fire/ Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service]

Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service is the statutory fire and rescue service for the county of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom. In December 2005, the FRS dealt with what is thought to be the largest fire since World War II following an explosion at the Buncefield oil dept.

Assistance to flooded areas

During the June/July 2007 floods in South Yorkshire , Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service sent out a crew from Welwyn Garden City to aid South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service [ [http://www.hertsdirect.org/yrccouncil/hcc/fire/southyorks Herts Fire and Rescue Service: Fire crews continue clear up operation in South Yorkshire (accessed 09 Jul 07)] ] in pumping out water from the Ulley Reservoir near to Rotherham the Hertfordshire FRS provided one High Volume Pump to complete the job as well as helping out in a number of towns and villages including: Rotherham, Barnsley, Bentley and Toll Bar, and on the outskirts of Doncaster. The FRS motto is "Working to protect, acting to save".

tations

*Baldock and Letchworth

*Berkhamsted

*Bishops Stortford

*Borehamwood

*Buntingford

*Bushey

*Cheshunt

*Garston

*Harpenden

*Hatfield

*Hemel Hempstead

*Hertford

*Hitchin

*Hoddesdon

*Kings Langley

*Markyate

*Much Hadham

*Potters Bar

*Redbourn

*Rickmansworth

*Royston

*Sawbridgeworth

*St Albans (community fire station)

*Stevenage

*Tring

*Ware

*Watford

*Welwyn

*Welwyn Garden City

*Wheathampstead

ee also

*Fire service in the United Kingdom

References

External links

* [http://www.hertsdirect.org/yrccouncil/hcc/fire/ Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.