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Be Winter Ready


Winter Gritting Routes for County Meath

Driving in Severe Weather Conditions

Tips for Driving in Ice and Snow

Salt Bins


The Office of Emergency Planning provides ‘Be Winter Ready’ guidelines.


‘Be Winter Ready’ is supported by a website and Be Winter Ready Booklet (PDF) which includes useful information and safety tips on:


  • Met Eireann Colour-Coded Alerts
  • The Home in Winter
  • Advice for the Elderly, and their Families and Neighbours
  • Flooding
  • Road Safety
  • Is Your Vehicle Winter Ready?
  • Emergency Equipment to Have in Your Car
  • Planning Your Journey in Winter
  • Driving in Hazardous Conditions
  • You, Your Farm and the Winter
  • Business Sector
  • Schools and Severe Weather


 Further booklets are available below.


Contact Information


LoCall: 1890 252 736 or 0761 001 608






Winter Ready Booklets

Winter Ready Advice on Safe Driving English Version pdf, 841kb

Winter Ready Advice on Safe Driving Irish Version pdf, 975kb

Winter Ready for Farm Families Irish Version pdf, 1,335kb

Winter Ready for Schools English Version pdf, 657kb

Winter Ready for Schools Irish Version pdf, 743kb

Winter Ready Poster A3 pdf, 279kb

Winter Ready Advice on Flooding English Version pdf, 508kb

Winter Ready Advice on Flooding Irish Version pdf, 742kb