But mash of snow is different from roads made into mirrors by ice rain.
And ice rain is expected.
To be able to walk a bit safely on your shoes you need a trick or two.
My grandmother used to binds old socks around her shoes, but nowadays we have better things.
A clasp of a sodacan, taped under your shoe can make a huge difference. But it can also damage the sole of your shoe.
More convenient is the bag, the plastic maze, of the unions ans certain oranges.
Take a string and get it through the mazes that are not under your shoe, pull the string and fix it. Ready.