The safe living guide: HP25-7/2015E-PDF

a guide to home safety for seniors.

This guide provides advice on how to prevent injuries by keeping your home, yourself and your environment as safe as you can. Checklists allow you to verify and increase the safety of your surroundings and lifestyle, and real-life stories offer testimony to the value of adapting. As the old saying goes: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Inspecting your home and taking action to prevent home injuries can help you to live comfortably and safely for many years to come. We hope you will find this guide to be a practical tool to help you along the way.

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Department/Agency Public Health Agency of Canada.
Title The safe living guide
Subtitle a guide to home safety for seniors.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Chez soi en toute sécurité : guide de sécurité des aînés.
Date c2015.
Number of Pages 36 p. :
ISBN 978-1-100-25783-9
Catalogue Number
  • HP25-7/2015E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 140473
Edition Rev. 2015.
Subject Terms Seniors, Injuries, Prevention