Housing Safety Tips

As more and more seniors choose to age in place in the homes where they raised their families, there is more need than ever for all of us – regardless of age – to make sure we know how to be safe in our homes.

Below are some articles on home safety that are useful for people of all generations (not just senior citizens):

A to Z Guide to Security, Safety and Prevention

https://www.angieslist.com/articles/z-guide-security-safety-and-prevention.htm

Tips to Ensure Safety of Seniors at Home

https://www.homesecuritysystems.tips/safety-systems/tips-to-ensure-safety-of-seniors-at-home

Home Construction & Design Techniques for Child Safety

https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/child-safety-home-design-and-projects/

Have a House Fire Evacuation Plan

https://www.thehartford.com/about-us/junior-fire-marshal/home-fire-escape-plan

20 Ways to Keep Kids Safe When They Are Home Alone

http://www.redcross.org/news/article/20-Ways-To-Keep-Kids-Safe-WhenThey-Are-Home-Alone

How to Make Your Home Handicap Accessible

https://home.howstuffworks.com/home-improvement/remodeling/how-to-make-your-home-handicap-accessible.htm

Child Safety Guide: Making the Move from an Urban Area to a Rural One

https://www.redfin.com/blog/child-safety-guide-moving-from-urban-to-rural

Keep Your Family Safe From Fire in 2018

https://householdquotes.co.uk/keep-safe-from-fire/