Many senior citizens in America suffer from fall accidents and sustain both fatal and non-fatal injuries from falling. Seniors can try and protect themselves from such accidents by taking certain preventive measures, but they can still happen.
The causes of fall accidents include the senior’s poor physical health, poor eyesight, chronic illnesses, past surgeries, medications, the environment, and behaviors. Even only one of these can endanger a senior citizen and lead to fall accidents.
It’s advisable to see this infographic by Euro-American Connections & Homecare so that seniors or their families or caregivers can know more about the causes of falls and think of ways to avoid them.