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
- National Ag Safety Database: Winter Storm Preparedness & Response
Safety tips for home and travel from the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and Wisconsin Division of Emergency Government.
- American Academy of Pediatrics: Winter Storm Tips
Information on how to dress children to avoid frostbite, and hypothermia.
- Red Cross: Winter Storm
Information on how to prepare a winter storm plan, assemble a supply kit, and what to do after the storm.
- US Department of Agriculture: Keeping Food Safe During an Emergency
Food safety guidance from U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety & Inspection Service.
- Federal Emergency Management Agency: Winter Storms and Extreme Cold
Winter weather preparedness tips from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration: Tips to Protect Workers in Cold Environments
Information for workers from the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration.
- National Weather Service: Winter Weather Safety and Awareness
Learn how to be safe in winter weather with tips from the National Weather Service.
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: National Weather Service Wind Chill Chart
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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