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Recognize Dangerous Warning Signs of Frostbite and Hypothermia

This entry is part 3 of 15 in the series Winter Defense

Last week, I provided recommendations on how to dress to stay protected from the bitter elements. In this blog, I identify the dangerous warning signs to watch for when exposed to cold temperatures.

Frostbite and hypothermia are the most common hazards for those working or playing in cold weather conditions. These risks can be dangerous, and even deadly. Knowing the symptoms and how to treat them can keep problems that do occur from becoming a disaster. (more…)