Home Safety Assessments

image of a New Jersey home safety assessment formWhen you are faced with having to deal with a disability, handicap, or other physical challenge, your home environment could pose a threat to your safety. Every year injuries occur due to falls and mishaps within the home.

At Back Home Safely, we offer home safety assessments in order to help prevent such injuries and avoid accidents.

Realizing that every home and every situation is unique, we strive to provide home safety assessment for individuals based on their specific needs.

As fall prevention specialists, we consider the functional abilities of each person living in the home, the activities they will be participating in, and the rooms they will be using.

We address daily living as well as emergency preparation during our home assessment.

The areas we address with our Home Safety Assessment include:

General Safety

  • Falls
  • Smoke
  • Carbon monoxide
  • Phone
  • Lifeline

Primary Entrance

Living Room/Den/Dining Room

  • Entrance
  • Table access
  • Floor covering
  • Furniture arrangement
  • Lighting
  • Access to electrical outlets
  • TV, phone, intercom

Bathroom

  • Entrance
  • Fall prevention
  • Lighting
  • Door swing
  • Floor covering
  • Wheelchair/walker accessibility
  • Walk in bathtubs
  • Toilet height
  • Grab bars
  • Shower/tub access
  • Shower faucet access
  • Temperature control
  • Roll in showers

Kitchen

  • Furniture arrangement
  • Access to table
  • Food prep access and safety
  • Refrigerator access
  • Stove/oven access

Ask us how our home safety assessment for patients can help you or your loved one.

Elderly Home Safety Assessments in NJ

As fall prevention specialists, we are also able to provide comprehensive elderly home safety assessments. Safety is of the utmost importance, and none more so than elderly home safety.

In conclusion, Back Home Safely is the fall prevention specialist of choice when it comes to home safety assessment for patients in New Jersey. Call us today at 973-219-4147.

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