Protecting from Bathroom Falls

For those less confident in their mobility and sense of balance, moving around the bathroom can sometimes be difficult. At Manage at Home we have a range of products specifically designed to help reduce the risk of slips and falls in the bathroom, and have put together a quick guide to help you decide which ones are right for your home. Grab Rails Grab rails can be installed anywhere in the house, but they’re most commonly used in the bathroom or around entranceways. For anyone with limited arm strength they offer something to hold onto when standing up or sitting…

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How to adapt your home to prevent falls

This week is Falls Awareness Week (17th – 21st June 2013) and according to Age UK, a third of over 65s will fall every year. With this in mind, we’ve taken a look at what changes could be made around the home in order to reduce this number and make the home a safer place to spend the later years. Grab rails With the aim of giving a helping hand when you need it, a grab rail in areas you’re at high risk of falling can help give you the boost and support when you need it the most, including…

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