Residential Solutions

Challenges Facing Homeowners From Slips and Falls

-  Each year in the United States, one of every three persons over the age of 65 will experience a fall

-  Falls represent 40% of all nursing home admissions

-  Falls account for 87% of all fractures among people over the age of 65

-  The CDC reports that approximately 1.8 million people over the age of 65 were treated in an emergency room as a result of a fall.

-  Half of all accidental deaths in the home are caused by a fall. 

-  Most fall injuries in the home happen at ground level, not from an elevation.

How Slip-Free Solutions Can Help

-  Tiled bathrooms floors

-  Tiled showers

-  Bathtubs, both porcelain and fiberglass

-  Vinyl flooring

-  Hardwood flooring

-  Polished concrete walkways

-  Pool areas

-  Kitchens

-  Just about anywhere there is a slippery surface