Tips to avoid slip and fall injuries

Slips and falls are the second-leading cause of unintentional death in homes and communities, according to the National Safety Council. To keep you and your guests safe – and avoid potential legal issues – take a look at these tips to help avoid slips and falls.

-          Remove rugs that can easily slip

-          Keep hazards away from stairs and walkways

-          Keep cords out of high-traffic areas in your home

-          Install safety railings on stairs

-          Check the condition of your floors and stairs to ensure there are no damages that can cause injury

-          Clean up all spills immediately to ensure no one slips