Falls Prevention

Protecting Your Loved Ones: Addressing the Risk of Falls in the Home

Falls in the home pose a serious risk for seniors. The World Health Organization lists unintentional falls as the second leading cause of death worldwide, but of all age groups, those aged 65 and older are most prone to fatalities from falls. Unfortunately, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that while one … Read more

A Guide to Safety at Christmas

The holidays are a wonderful time of year, but by their very nature holidays can bring increased risks to your home. Because thieves take advantage of vacant houses, for example, we see more burglaries around the holidays. And even when we’re at home, the increased activity in our homes leads to increased risks of home … Read more