Skip to main content

17077 – Aerial Appliances

< Back

Ref: FOI/17077


I am writing to confirm that the West Midlands Fire Service has now completed its search for the information you requested on 9th July 2017.

Please find below a summary of our findings.


Could you please provide me with the following information.

The number of aerial firefighting platforms that can reach over 33 metres your fire service currently has in operation. Please provide a list of the appliances and the height they can reach.


WMFS does not have aerial appliances that reach over 33 metres

However WMFS does have 5  Fire-fighting hydraulic platforms, 4 operational and 1 reserve which can reach a height of 32 meters.

If you have any queries about this email, please contact me.  Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications. If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of our decision please write to The Public Relations Department, West Midlands Fire Service, 99 Vauxhall Road, Birmingham, B7 4HW

Further information concerning Freedom of Information requests can be found on the Information Commissioner website at either the following link: or at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5AF.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]