Tag: rescue

Swift Water Safety

As the creeks and rivers around our city are rising extremely fast, so is the dangers associated with swift moving water.  The Kelowna Fire Department would like to remind EVERYONE to please stay completely clear of the moving water to prevent accidents.  If you find yourself in an undesirable position in the water, please remember…
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High Angle Rescue

  Living in Kelowna, or anywhere in the Okanagan for that matter, has incredible opportunities for outdoor adventure.  With these opportunities comes a need to have specialized training in the case of an accident.  The Kelowna Fire Department has four TRT’s (Technical Rescue Teams) made up of 6 members each.  These members constantly train in…
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