Don’t go slip sliding away- walking safely during wintery weather conditions

Last Christmas we gave you some advice on how to avoid trips and slips in icy conditions – it was so good that this year we thought it worth repeating. Stay warm and safe everyone.

Better Lives for People in Leeds

Slips, trips and falls are the most common types of accident in life affecting any age and, thankfully, often only resulting in minor bumps and bruises. However recent icy conditions have led to quite a few unexpected trips, and some of those can end up as visits to A&E.

You may feel that the only thing to do is hibernate, get the shopping brought in and stay on the sofa under your favourite blanket.  But there are precautions you can take so that you can have a safe, upright Christmas.

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