Falls are the leading cause of injury among adults aged 65+, while most fall-related accidents occur in the victim’s home. Age-related changes such as declining hearing and vision, bone density loss, and balance issues can all place independent seniors at risk.
Sillerstean Harris2023-03-01T09:55:46-05:00Trip and Fall Prevention Tips for SeniorsSillerstean Harris2023-03-01T09:55:46-05:00
One of the biggest fears for that aged 65-and-over is tripping and falling. In fact, one-in-four older Americans trip and fall every year, and falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries in the elderly population.