Fill out this checklist to a safe home to see if you can help protect yourself from a fall at home by doing simple improvements. (Adapted from the CDC)
Other Safety Tips
Keep emergency numbers in large print near each phone.
Put a phone near the floor in case you fall and can't get up.
Think about wearing an alarm device that will bring help in case you fall and can't get up.
Keep a record of all your falls including-date, time, circumstance, what was hit (i.e. - head, arm, leg), and any injury that resulted. If you have any questions, please call: (920)-232-3000/727-2894 FURTHER RESOURCES: