South County Home Health

South County Home Health Home Safety Tips

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A Senior's Guide to Home Safety

Home safety is an important issue, especially for seniors.  All of the possible precautions that can be taken to create a safe environment should be considered.  In this booklet, you'll find valuable home safety tips that will reduce the risk of an injury.  Taking steps toward safety allows a senior to remain safe and comfortable in the home and offers opportunity for better quality of life.

Learn about:

  • Fall prevention
  • Preventing fluctuations in blood pressure
  • Physical safety
  • Supplemental oxygen safety
  • Medication safety
  • Proper hand-washing
  • Emergency precautions