Winter pressures evaluation
This report examines the impact of fire and rescue service (FRS) interventions to reduce the risk of winter-related ill health in vulnerable groups of people between October 2015 and March 2016. Excess winter deaths and winter-related health risks are an important issue for public health as colder weather conditions are associated with increased risks of illness and injury, particularly among older people.
Prevention – what’s the goal?
A presentation from Public Health of England