Parking - think before you park

Fire engine struggles to get past parked carsWould a fire engine be able to get to your house in an emergency?

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service is urging people to think about the way they park their vehicles to prevent lives from being put at risk.

We know sometimes space can be limited but please try and leave enough room for a fire engine to get past should it need to respond to an emergency.

Video  - think before you park

The following video shows how difficult it can be for a fire engine to drive down some streets in Cheshire:

Video - showing how a fire engine struggles to get to some emergencies


Leaflet - Would a fire engine be able to get to your house in an emergency? (new window, PDF 70KB)

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  • Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters,
    Sadler Rd, Winsford Cheshire,
    CW7 2FQ

    TEL: 01606 868700
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