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West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service issues safety advice
6:00am Wednesday 25th September 2013 in News
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to take extra steps to keep safe today as a national strike by firefighters takes place from noon until 4pm.
It has posted a fire safety video at westyorksfire.gov.uk.
A spokesman said: “There are a number of simple steps that you can take to help to safeguard you, your family and your home from fire and other emergencies. Don’t leave cooking unattended and never cook after drinking alcohol, always dispose of cigarettes carefully, never leave electrical items switched on and don't overload sockets.”