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How safe is my home?

How Safe is My Home?

The home is environment where many injuries and accidents occur. Most of these are due to falls, but also burns and poisonings are common.  However, it is possible to prevent injuries and accidents take account of risk factors. Also, it is important to update and re-evaluate home safety regularly as health and ability to function change. Pay extra attention in the bathroom, staircase, kitchen, storage and outdoor areas.


Use the following checklists to recognize to potential hazards and risks in your home.


Checklists in English


Checklists in Finnish