Wyoming Winter Weather Awareness Day
Home and Work Safety
Stay Inside: When using alternate heat from a fireplace, wood stove, space heater (see portable electric safety tips below if plan on using), etc., use fire safeguards and properly ventilate.
AVOID OVEREXERTION, such as shoveling heavy snow, pushing a car or walking in deep snow. The strain from the cold and the hard labor may cause a heart attack. Sweating could lead to a chill and hypothermia.
See info graphics below for more cold weather safety tips for you pets and animals.
During Winter Storms Have an Emergency Preparedness Kit Available At Your Home or Workplace:
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