Care recipient (cr) uses a walker and has tripped over things on the floor ground

Try: Remove potential tripping hazards electric cords low lying furniture area rugs loose carpet inspect walkways and driveways and repair any problem areas

Materials: n/a

Categories: Sage, Topic, Medical Physical, Mobility, Mobile, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance, Independence, No Supervision, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Vision, So-So Vision, Poor Vision

Information: n/a

References: the consumer’s guide to home safety for seniors by society of certified senior advisors 2010 available at www csa us

Keywords: Walker falls tripping floors mobility walking

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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