Hypothermia is a medical emergency that occurs when your body loses heat faster than it can produce heat, causing a dangerously low body temperature. A temperature below 95⁰F is a medical emergency. When your body temperature drops, your heart, nervous system and other organs can’t work normally. Signs and symptoms of hypothermia: Slurred speech or […]
Winter cold and other seasonal factors can raise the risk of heart attacks. Cold, winter conditions can make your arteries constrict thus decreasing blood flow and the delivery of oxygen to your heart. In addition to the cold, winter weather there is also the snow. And while creating snow sculptures in your front yard may […]
We want to thank our Fire District Community and our partner agencies for their support and continued public safety efforts towards making and keeping our community a safe place to live, work, and play. We want to especially thank the members of our community for their generous outpouring of support for not only the Spokane […]
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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 […]