Avoid slips and falls this winter

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) Your chance of falling increases with every decade of your life, so it’s important to know the basics of slip and fall prevention. The folks at Holland Home share the best ways to prevent slips and falls:

Fall Prevention Tips

  • Tap foot on ice to test conditions
  • Walk on grassy edge instead of sidewalk
  • Slow down
  • Widen base of support
  • Keep hands out of pockets
  • Use hand rails
  • Wear rubber-soled shoes

If you’re interested in learning more about what Holland Home provides, you can contact them through their website or call (616) 235-5000.

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