For more information, read the Red Cross Heat Wave Safety Checklist. Tags: Heat, Health & Safety.
We have many opportunities for membership, including contributing members and active riding members. If you are interested in joining, please visit our website and complete the membership application.
As the warm weather approaches and thoughts turn to getting away for a few days, being safe while on summer vacation helps ensure that you and your loved ones only have good memories of your time away from home. There are many things you can do to keep yourself, your family and your valuables safe.
Call 911If the person does have severe allergy symptoms (anaphylaxis): Seek emergency care if the person has any of these symptoms or a history of severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis), even if there are no symptoms: Difficulty breathing or wheezingTightness in the throat or a feeling that the airways are closingHoarseness or trouble speaking Nausea, abdominal pain, or vomitingFast heartbeat or pulseSkin that severely itches, tingles, swells, or turns redAnxiety or dizzinessLoss of consciousness
Nottingham Ambulance Squad answered 50 calls for service in March 2017 logging 504 volunteer hours