Preventing falls in winter conditions

There is always a potential for serious injury when winter storms create snow, ice and slippery conditions. For best practices when walking in winter conditions, follow these tips.

  • Walk at a slower pace
  • Keep an eye on where you are going
  • Look for and avoid slippery surfaces
  • Stay on designated walkways
  • Schedule extra time to get where you are going
  • Use handrails
  • Remove snow and mud from your shoes before entering a building
  • Wear appropriate footwear for the conditions

To report unsafe conditions, contact snow removal at 801-581-7221.