Winter-Ready / Bí Ullamh Don Gheimhreadh
The Government have launched the ‘Be Winter-Ready’ 2021 -2022 Information Campaign. The ‘Be Winter-Ready’ campaign, which is in its eleventh year, is intended to raise awareness about the particular challenges that winter can present and provides coordinated and cross-cutting approach to public safety messaging and the dissemination of information on winter preparations. The campaign highlights the ‘Whole of Government’ approach being taken to winter preparations.
The Be Winter Ready Booklet has been prepared as part of the Government of Ireland initiative to assist households in preparing for winter while also living with the impacts of COVID-19.
Click on the following link for more information https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/aa78b9-be-winter-ready/
The main objectives of the ‘Be Winter-Ready’ information campaign are:
– To provide practical advice on how best to prepare for the coming winter.
– To ensure the public are aware of where advice and help can be found, if needed, and
– To reassure the public that preparations are being made and arrangements have been put in place to ensure that there will be a coordinated response to severe weather events.
This year’s ‘Be Winter-Ready’ campaign is focused on “Staying Safe on the Farm over Winter”.
Click on the following link to download a PDF copy https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/aa78b9-be-winter-ready/
Click on the following link for more important and relevant winter-ready advice and leaflets:
- Home Safety Advice – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/5c73d1-advice-in-the-home-be-winter-ready/
- Road Safety – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/5604ca-road-safety-be-winter-ready/
- Preparing Businesses and Farms For Severe Weather – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/9e1358-preparing-your-business-for-severe-weather-stay-winter-ready/
- Schools and Severe Weather – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/e1d49a-schools-and-severe-weather-be-winter-ready/
- Severe Weather and Flooding – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/ed5a94-weather-forecasts-be-winter-ready/
- Health Advice from the HSE – Be Winter-Ready https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/ff4d2a-health-advice-from-the-hse/