Keep your family safe
When it’s colder than 40 degrees Fahrenheit, don’t leave infants outdoors for long periods of time. Dress your childrenXổ số may mắn hàng tuần in warm, bright colors, and set time limits for outdoor play.
Remember to check on elderly family and neighbors. Make sure your elderly family and neighbors have enough heat and food. Tell them to avoid shoveling, especially if they have a heart condition.
Help your petsXổ số may mắn hàng tuần stay warm by keeping them indoors. They suffer in the cold just like humans.
Winter games and sports
Don’t ski, ice skate, snowboard, or sled alone. If your children do ski, sled, snowboard, or play hockey, make sure they wear a helmet.
Teach your children to sledXổ số may mắn hàng tuần in areas that are free of obstacles and away from the street. Make sure children use sleds that they can steer, and don’t let them lie flat when they sled downhill. Never overload a sled with children.
Only skate in areas approved for skating. Teach your children to skate in the same direction as the crowd to avoid crashes. If you or your children want to ski, please enroll in at least one lesson.
When you spend time outdoors
Don’t stay out in the cold too long. If you have to stay out in the cold for work, be sure to take frequent breaks where it is warm.
Try to avoid getting wetXổ số may mắn hàng tuần. Moisture can be very dangerous, and speed up hypothermia. If you expect to get wet, keep a dry set of clothing nearby – especially a hat, gloves, socks, and boots.
Don’t drink anything with caffeine in it. Dehydration occurs more quickly in cold, dry weather. Be sure to keep yourself hydrated, especially if you are doing a physical activity outdoors.