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Winter Weather Hazards - Snow Load

When winter weather approaches, it is appropriate to consider snow load safety issues.  DESPP/DEMHS, in consultation with the State Building Inspector and the Commission on Fire Prevention and Control, provide the following links for further information:

The following is the link to the full FEMA snow load safety guide for emergency partners.    

Attached below is a link to the State Fire Plan’s Model Procedure Guide for Fire Department Response to Collapse or Potential Collapse of Buildings due to Excessive Roof Loads

The following is a link to the Connecticut Structural Engineers Coalition: