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11 Tips for 2011 to Prevent Falls in the Home


New Year's is the time to set goals or resolutions for the coming year. If you are caring for someone with limited mobility, then join with me in setting the 2011 resolution to prevent falls in the home. The 11 tips listed below will help us start working on this resolution today.

Add grab bars to their shower or tub. In my opinion this is a must for anyone with even slight balance problems. Bathtub rims are about 15 inches off the floor and can be quite a challenge to step over without a secure hand hold.

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