Bad weather conditions

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Firefighters attend numerous Road Traffic Collision in bad weather conditions such as snowA lorry is stuck in flooded waters at night

Tune in to Radio Shropshire (96.0FM) who will give local information on school closures, road closures etc

Make essential journeys only

If you must travel, make sure that you are fully prepared for all events and conditions.

A suggested list of items to have in your vehicle:

  • Flask of warm drink
  • Means of communication (mobile phone with charger)
  • Shovel
  • Sleeping bag or blanket or duvet
  • Spare warm clothing
  • Torch and spare batteries
  • Waterproof clothing

Obtain a weather forecast and if possible determine the road condition for the journey you are going to take.

Let someone know your destination and estimated time of arrival

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