Severe weather challenges all of us. Activities that we take for granted can become difficult or even hazardous when severe weather occurs. However, by taking some simple steps you can reduce the impact of such events.
The Be Winter Ready Booklet .pdf (size 6 MB) gives information on being prepared, providing practical advice for coping during episodes of severe weather, as well as giving contact details of organisations and agencies that can provide guidance and assistance. The booklet was prepared by the Government Task Force on Emergency Planning.
Winter Ready Advice for Older People.pdf (size 722.2 KB)
The main message is simple - be prepared, stay safe and know where to find help should you need it.
The www.winterready.ie acts as an entry site to many useful websites.
Vist Severe Weather Section on this website for additional information, Emergency Contacts and Useful Links.