Winter Weather Related Links and Resources
CDC Web Sites
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) - Cold Stress
Outdoor action guide to hypothermia and cold-weather injuries.
External Web Sites
- Winter Storm Preparedness & Response [National Ag Safety Database]
Safety tips for home and travel from the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and Wisconsin Division of Emergency Government.
- Winter Storm Tips [American Academy of Pediatrics]
Information on how to dress children to avoid frostbite, and hypothermia.
- Winter Storm [American Red Cross]
Information on how to prepare a winter storm plan, assemble a supply kit, and what to do after the storm.
Keeping Food Safe During an Emergency
Food safety guidance from U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety & Inspection Service.
- Winter Storms and Extreme Cold [FEMA]
Winter weather preparedness tips from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
- Tips to Protect Workers in Cold Environments [OSHA]
Information for workers from the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration.
- Winter Weather Safety and Awareness [National Weather Service]
Learn how to be safe in winter weather with tips from the National Weather Service.
- National Weather Service Wind Chill Chart [NOAA]
Information about the U.S. wind chill chart and answers to frequently asked questions.
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- Page last reviewed: January 27, 2014
- Page last updated: January 27, 2014
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