Working together for a resilient Birmingham.


If you have to evacuate

Advice on if you need to be evacuated from your home.

Go in, Stay in, Tune in

Advice for emergencies.

Be prepared in Birmingham – Full video

This is the full video on Preparing for emergencies in Birmingham.

Summer fun safety tips

Jim McManus, Joint Director of Public Health at Birmingham City Council, speaks about the best ways to enjoy the sun safely this summer.

Selly Park South flood exercise

See a clip from an exercise to test the response to a flood by the local flood action group in Selly Park.

Selly Park South Flood Action Group

Hear from John Clayton, Flood co-ordinator for Selly Park South Flood Action Group, on his experiences of the floods of 2007 and how the community have become more prepared for flooding in the future.

Safeside at Eastside

Safeside is a state-of–the-art, scenario-based, experiential learning safety complex that will provide an innovative, interactive, enjoyable learning experience that inspires people to think and act safely.

Safeside is a multi-agency community partnership initiative by West Midlands Fire Service and supported by Birmingham Resilience Team.

Inside the Environment Agency

An insight into the work of the Environment Agency and the flood incident room.

Firefighter returns from Haiti

Glen Curry from Birmingham Resilience Team interviews Dean Harris, a West Midlands firefighter who has just returned from providing search and rescue following the Haiti earthquake.