Below are some safety tips for older adults living at home:​

  • Avoid bathroom hazards.
  • Make sure your hot water is at a temperature that best suits you.
  • Have grab bars installed in the shower and near the toilet to make getting around easier and safer.
  • Put rubber mats in the bathtub to prevent slipping.
  • Tell your doctor if you are having a hard time getting in and out of your tub.