Tips on How to Fall-proof Your Home

According to reports and surveys, falls are actually the number one cause of injuries and deaths among older Americans. And because falls can actually lead to severe effects on both physical and emotional quality of life, here are some tips on how to make your home fall-proof.

  • Get rid of anything that may cause tripping or slipping such as electrical cords and throw rugs.
  • Make your walking paths clear from anything that may cause tripping.
  • Secure all carpets and make sure they are firmly attached to the floor.

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