Safety Checklist for Seniors

According to statistics, there are over 8 million emergency room visits every year because of falls. Unfortunately, sixty percent of those who die from fall are senior citizens. To help keep your home safer for your senior loved ones, here is a checklist.

  • Install smoke alarms and make sure they are up-to-date.
  • Install towel and grab bars in your bathroom.
  • Make sure lighting is sufficient and glare-free.
  • Keep your bath or shower seat accessible.

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