7 Tips to Walk Safely Despite Winter Hazards

How to avoid winter falls, injuries and accidents

It’s a cold, icy world out there — and the snow just keeps falling. Don’t let falls, injuries or winter-related accidents slow you down. Watch this video for winter walking safety tips.

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According to Aaron Hamilton, MD, we all should identify and address risky conditions that we can control. Use salt as needed on the porch steps, shovel or plow your driveway regularly, and thoroughly scrape your car windows (as well as de-ice the windshield wipers) before driving in winter conditions.


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