home maintenance home safety npi home inspection buyers inspections stairs: Being Safe on Stairs - 10/26/07 07:35 AM
If you have a house with stairs, it pays to be cautious. The National Safety Council reports 12,000 stair deaths per year, half occurring at home. Seniors over 65 need to be cautious because they account for 70 percent of the deaths from stair accidents.
A couple months ago, I caught my 4-year-old as she tumbled back off the top of the stairs. She had gone up and stopped at the last stair. She was in her own world when one of the dogs pushed past her on their way downstairs. She tripped. We have worked with our dogs to wait while we … (0 comments)


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