The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has issued information to help people prepare for another New England Winter Season. Attached is a list of Automobile Safety Tips and a list of items to be included in your Winter Emergency Car Kit. Complete Winter driving tips (pdf) Includes the vital tip to stay in your vehicle!
“Since approximately 70% of winter deaths related to snow and ice occur in automobiles, now is the proper time for individuals and families to take the necessary steps to ensure their safety on the roads during the upcoming Winter Season,” said MEMA Acting Director Kurt Schwartz. “Winter weather can present challenges that can be made easier with some basic planning.”