Residential Solutions

Challenges Facing Homeowners From Slips and Falls

  

-  Each year in the United States, one of every three persons over the age of 65 will experience a fall


-  Falls represent 40% of all nursing home admissions


-  Falls account for 87% of all fractures among people over the age of 65


-  The CDC reports that approximately 1.8 million people over the age of 65 were treated in an emergency room as a result of a fall.


-  Half of all accidental deaths in the home are caused by a fall. 


-  Most fall injuries in the home happen at ground level, not from an elevation.

Here Is Where Sure Step Solutions Can Help

-  Tiled bathrooms floors


-  Tiled showers


-  Vinyl flooring


-  Hardwood flooring


-  Polished concrete walkways


-  Pool areas


-  Kitchens


-  Just about anywhere there is a slippery surface