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TRUSTDale Tip of the Day: *Senior Home Safety Checklist

Area

Observation

Remedy

Kitchens

Are the things you use often on high shelves

Keep things you use often on the lower shelves (about waist high).

Kitchens

Is your step stool unsteady?

Use a steady step stool with a bar to hold on to

Bedrooms

Is the light near the bed hard to reach?

Place a lamp close to the bed

Bedrooms

Is the path from your bed to the bathroom dark?

Use a night-light

Bathrooms

Is the tub or shower floor slippery?

Put a non-slip rubber mat or self- stick strips on the floor of the tub or shower

Bathrooms

Do you have some support when you get in and out of the tub or up from the toilet?

Install grab bar inside the tub and next to the toilet.

*Source: http://www.seniorresource.com/Senior_Home_Safety_Checklist.htm#chklst