The beginning of winter means remembering how to handle slippery, wet, snowy, and icy sidewalks and highways.
Because our winter’s so short, it’s easy to completely forget how to navigate typically safe terrain.
We treat lots of sprained and broken ankles because of slips-and-falls on icy sidewalks, parking lots, steps, and driveways.
Here’s how you avoid slipping and falling in the first place. It’s not always completely avoidable, but this does minimize your chances of an accident or injury:
Not all slips-and-falls can be prevented. However, with these eight tips at your disposal, you’ll keep your risk of a broken or severely sprained ankle to near zero.