How to Create a Safer Home

The Philips Medical Alert Service has provided a room by room guide to eliminate most common causes of falls and help seniors live independently and confidently.

Throughout this guide you will see a set of pictures of household rooms. The first picture depicts some common conditions that lead to falls. The second picture illustrates how these conditions can be improved to minimize the fall risk.

Please note: these are guidelines only and your health care professional should be consulted before installing any adaptive equipment.

Click here to view the guide.