Day: January 4, 2018

Ways to Adapt Homes to Prevent Accidents

Ways to Adapt Homes to Prevent Accidents

Home Improvement
Most of the time, when people are hurt in non-vehicle related accidents, it is in their homes. Some of the most common household accidents include: Trips and falls Falling objects Cuts Burns Choking Poisoning Drowning These accidents can happen to all ages but especially to children and the elderly. To make it easier for the elderly to live in their homes, these adaptations can be done. Bathroom Safety Equipment To adapt the bathroom for use by an elderly person or someone with limited mobility, experienced builders in Bristol can replace a standard tub for a walk-in bathtub or a roll-in shower for people in wheelchairs. They can also add grab bars in the shower and a shower chair to prevent falls and provide a place to sit down while showering. Living Areas ...