3 Tips to Staying Safe this Winter in Your Chair

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These are our top three ways to keep you safe in your chair this winter.

Install Snow Tires for Your Chair

Just as important for you chair as for your car, snow tires provide traction in the snow. Don’t slip and slide this winter.

Prevent Frostbite

Your hands are always out in the cold in a chair. Staying warm is tricky. Keep warm mittens, gloves, hats, scarfs, boots, coats and sweaters on you at all times. Carrying this all in a waterproof bag is key so that your clothes don’t get wet. Invest in feet and hand warmers. You won’t regret it.=

Travel with a Survival Kit

Keeping essential items in your bag at all times can get you out of sticky situations, especially in the winter time. Here are items to include:

  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Matches
  • Blankets
  • Flashlight
  • Flares
  • Handheld Shovel

Have any other Tips for Staying Safe this Winter? Let us know in the comments!