Household Hazards #5
Most dangerous room in the house: bathroom. Slippery, wet surfaces lead to falls —resulting in everything from embarrassment to a fractured hip. As our birthdays pile up, the bathroom because an especially accident-prone area. Save yourself, install things like grab bars or a walk-in tub to increase safety. For everyone, present falls by wiping down wet surfaces promptly and placing bath mats by the tub and sink.