Thin ice is responsible for many fatalities each year. Hypothermia, which is a decrease in body temperature, kills people in cold water by reducing their ability to swim or stay afloat. A person who has fallen through the ice can eventually die of cardiac arrest if he or she is not rescued or rewarmed.
Follow the link for some lifesaving ICE SAFETY TIPS.
Ice Safety wallet cards are available for purchase in packages of 50.
Through generous support from DB Perk & Associates Ltd, the Society is able to offer the annual DB Perks Scholarship program. Applications are due by January 31, 2014.