• shower seats for the elderly
    Bathing Aids

    Shower Seats for the Elderly

    For those with reduced strength, balance and co-ordination problems showering safely can be a real problem. In addition, wet surfaces add to the risk of someone slipping and falling over in the shower. Simple shower seats for the elderly can…

  • bed rails for the elderly
    Mobility Aids and the Elderly

    Bed Rails and the Elderly

    Also known as side rails or cot sides, simply choosing the right bed rails and the elderly greatly reduce their risk of falling out of bed. Although not suitable for everyone, they can be very effective when used with the…

  • Mobility Aids and the Elderly

    Mobility Aids and the Elderly

    Loss of mobility can affect us all, but in the case of the elderly it can be devastating. Loss of function and independence can lead to isolation, further physical decline and depression. Mobility aids and the elderly go hand in…

  • Ways to Prevent Falls in Elderly

    Ways to Prevent Falls in Elderly

    Anyone can have a fall, but unfortunately as we grow older falls are more likely to happen. Generally older people are more vulnerable and likely to fall. Around 1 in 3 adults over 65 who live at home will have…

  • About me

    About me

    Intro Hi, Welcome to my website “elderlyfallsprevention.com” containing useful information and advice about how to reduce the risk of falling and injuries. It is designed to help people understand some of the causes of falls, keep people safe and independent…