The caregiver (cg) is worried about safety in the kitchen for the Care recipient (cr) who is able to be alone part of the time

Try: # put all dangerous kitchen appliances on one circuit and just flip that particular circuit when the cg leaves # instead of a coffee pot use an air pot thermos or carafe and put hot coffee or hot water in that for refills while the cg is out # remove all artificial fruit and inedible fruit shaped magnets # remove the knobs from the stove and make the garbage disposal inoperable by possibly taping over the switch # lock drawers that have sharp objects in them # remove plastic bags

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

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