Falls Prevention Awareness Week, September 21-25 In the United States, 1 in 4 older adults falls every year. That’s a fall every second of every day. And, every 20 minutes, an older adult dies from a fall. Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people aged 65+. Falls can result […]
Dear SVFD, I’m not sure if you can help me but I really hope so! On Thursday, September 10th around 9:00 pm, my brother’s apartment complex, the Montgomery Court Apartments, caught fire. The incident number is 2020060717. After receiving a text from my brother about it, my husband and I made our way out to […]
Smoke alarms are an extremely important device to help keep you and your family safe in case of a house fire. Smoke alarms work by detecting the particulates in the air. However, with the thick outdoor smoke from wildfires blowing into the Spokane County area, the ambient smoke may build up indoors in homes and […]
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Spokane Valley Fire Department is a great place to work! SVFD employs more than 175 firefighters, some of whom are also officers, paramedics or apparatus engineers. All firefighters are Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). Many become members of special teams within the Department, skilled […]