home safety checklist

home safety checklist

A documentation tool to evaluate, anticipate, and prevent injuries (usually caused by accidental falls) to an impaired individual in his or her own home.
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Allstate's Home Safety Checklist helps new homeowners outline activities they can do to stay safe and secure, such as replacing door locks or installing a security system; and Allstate's Digital Locker[R] helps create an inventory of one's belongings and their values.
To help families accomplish this goal and help seniors reduce the risk of injury in their own homes, Home Instead Senior Care is offering the Making Home Safer for SeniorsSM program including a free home safety checklist, an online safety assessment and recommendations for inexpensive modifications that could help ensure the safety of older loved ones.
php for more information and a complete home safety checklist.
A 70-page resource section offers forms for keeping a health record, lists of medications and devices, contacts for epilepsy centers and camps, international resources, Web links, a home safety checklist, a workplace plan of action, and first aid tips for seizures.
The handbook includes a home safety checklist, resources, and a glossary.
For new patients, the questionnaire should ask about past medical history current medications, drug allergies, surgical and medical hospitalization, social history or habits, preventive health measures, and a home safety checklist.
Home safety checklist intervention programs have been found effective in reducing hazards that cause home injuries [4].
com/ has a home safety checklist, a shopping mall and several discussion lists.
For more information on fire and CO safety, as well as a complete home safety checklist, visit http://www.
One of the resources first offered on this site six years ago still exists - a Home Safety Checklist - to prevent injuries that often lead to hospitalization and subsequently, a stay in a nursing home.
Parents can test their safety knowledge online and create a customized home safety checklist by visiting http://www.
In addition, the program's home safety checklist is taken home, reviewed, signed by parents and returned to teachers 78 percent of the time.