The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 6, 2013

Health Dept reminds Valley: stay safe staying warm in storm

By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item

— HARRISBURG  -- With some areas of Pennsylvania in the crosshairs of a potentially major winter storm, the Department of Health is reminding residents to follow common-sense safety tips to help keep themselves and

Some areas of Pennsylvania are expected to see heavy, wet snow and strong winds.  “These conditions can result in serious health hazards during and after the storm, including power outages, cold temperatures and snow removal dangers,” Acting Secretary of Health Michael Wolf said.

Wolf provided the following tips:

Visit www.health.state.pa.us for more winter weather safety information.