January 31, 2014

Hot Tips for Cold Weather Safety

Our area has attracted unusually cold weather this winter, complete with gusty winds and temps with wind chills sometimes going below zero.

The County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) reminds residents that, especially in these conditions, it’s important to be prepared, monitor the weather, be safe and take a minute to check on elderly or homebound neighbors and friends.

See the rundown of MCFRS-recommended tips for cold-weather safety.