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In many instances, roof collapse and other risks posed by accumulated snow can be reduced by removing snow from roofs. Flat and low-pitched roofs — mostly found on industrial buildings but also used in certain home designs — are at the greatest risk of buckling under heavy snow and ice accumulations.
The combination of ice and height makes removing snow from your roof a dangerous chore. Consider hiring professionals for the job. If you choose to perform the task yourself, follow these tips from the Office of Public Safety and Inspections (OPSI), the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), and the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA):