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Preventing Falls on Stairs


Most Falls on Stairs Can Be Prevented. Meet with an Acorn Stairlifts Advisor, in the Comfort of Your Own Home, Discuss Your Needs to Determine a Solution.
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WHY DO PEOPLE FALL?


Professionals who study why people fall on or from stairs have identified three main contributing factors:

Environmental factors including poor design, construction and maintenance of stairs, non-existent or dysfunctional handrails, poor lighting and other features such as poor tread surfaces.

Health factors including reduced vision, weakness, drowsiness, loss of balance or an inactive lifestyle.

Behavioral factors including lack of concentration, carrying something while using stairs, running, unsuitable footwear, unfamiliarity with the stairs (although most stair-related injuries occur on stairs that are familiar to the fall victim) and decisions whether or not (and how) to modify or maintain the stairway environment.


PREVENTING FALLS ON STAIRS
ACCESSIBILITY


Accessible housing refers to homes that are designed or modified to enable independent living for all residents, including seniors or persons with disabilities.

Accessibility can be achieved through architectural design and also by integrating accessibility features, such as lowered light switches, grab bars, walk-in bathtubs, lowered shelves and cupboards, modified furniture or by installing electronic devices in the home.

Stairs in the home can be dangerous and can be a barrier to accessibility unless they are designed or modified to reduce the risk of falls. If residents have limited mobility, it may be necessary to install ramps, home elevators or stairlifts to make the home safe and accessible.

A high percentage of people who visit hospitals after a fall on or from stairs or steps in their homes are seniors (men and women 65 years or older). When seniors fall, the consequences can be severe and long-lasting.

Most falls on stairs can be prevented. Prevention starts by keeping in mind that there are risks in using stairs. Good planning and simple strategies can help prevent falls and injuries.

WHERE CAN PEOPLE FALL?


People can fall anywhere in the house where there are stairs, including entry stairs, stairs leading to another floor, the back doorstep or steps leading to another room. Falls resulting in serious injuries can occur even with a single step.
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(1) Padded Seat and Backrest
(2) Easy-to-Use Controls
(3) Secure Safety Belt
(4) Folding Arms, Seat Footrest
(5) Swivel Seat - No Need to Twist
(6) Safety Lockable On/Off Switch
(7) Diagnostic Digital Display
(8) Five Safety Sensors
(9) Hand -held Remote Control


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Acorn Stairlifts is officially the first and only stairlift company to earn the prestigious Ease-of-Use Commendation Award from the Arthritis Foundation, meaning that all of the stairlift models were evaluated independently to be safe, comfortable and easy to use.

Acorn Stairlifts are endorsed by doctors, physicians, nurses, hospital case managers, occupational and physical therapists and personal caretakers.

Acorn Stairlifts would be honored to help you by providing safe solutions to your health and mobility concerns while climbing your stairs.

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