Fall prevention

Did you know?

  • Falls can occur at any age to people with all sorts of health conditions.
  • Falls are the leading cause of serious injuries in older adults.
  • One in three adults over the age of 65 falls each year.
  • Most falls happen at home
  • Pregnant women are at risk of falling, since pregnancy brings changes to the centre of balance.

Falls are preventable! There are things we can do to keep ourselves safe from falls and their related injuries.

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