Friday, 25 January 2013

Teen firefighters injured in West Yorkshire fire stations - - Yorkshire Evening Post

Teen firefighters injured in West Yorkshire fire stations - Top Stories - Yorkshire Evening Post: Aspiring young fire fighters have been injured on visits to the region’s fire stations.

The cadets, some as young as 14, were among visitors to fire stations in West Yorkshire who suffered injuries.A report by West Yorkshire Fire Service revealed that young fire fighters, visitors to stations and members of the public had been injured in one year.The brigade have earmarked nearly �1m to pay for 225 accidents to visitors, staff and personnel at West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service sites in one year.The bill has soared from �147,000 two years ago to �915,350.

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