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Elderly Safety & Abuse Prevention

Home Safety

With the population aging, it's important to know how to keep the elderly safe. More people are keeping older family members in their homes, rather than nursing facilities, so home-safety tips are extremely important. Just as childproofing is important, so is making the home of an elderly person safe.

Resources

Use a checklist:

Falls are a major source of injury:

If You’re Still on the Job, be Careful: