Your Dayton, Ohio home inspection company, Accutech Home Inspections, would like to share with you the importance of getting a senior safety inspection
Older couple falls are the leading cause of injury in adults 65 and older. If you have elderly parents or grandparents, ensure their safety at home with Accutech Home Inspection’s Senior Adult Safety Inspection.
Accutech’s home safety consultants perform a thorough, 12-point inspection covering every room in the house. Our detailed Senior Safety Inspection Assessment report tells you exactly where the hazards and problems are and how to prevent accidents and injuries.The Senior Adult Safety Inspection is provided as part of the Accutech Home Protection Plan or can be purchased separately.
The Accutech Senior Adult Safety Inspection covers:
- Entry points – Trip hazards, security peepholes, ramps, lighting, stairways
- Bathrooms – Tub/shower access, grab bars/handrails, lighting, slip hazards
- Bedrooms – Bed and closet access, window locks and operation, lighting
- Laundry Room – Ironing/ironing board, lighting, washer/dryer access, storage access
- Living Room/Den – Unstable furniture, lighting, window locks, trip hazards
- Kitchen – Trip hazards, window locks, appliance/cabinet access, unstable furniture
- Hallways – Handrails, trip hazards, lighting
- Garage/Carport – Access/traffic space, trip/slip hazards, lighting, garage doors, handrails
- Stairways – Handrails, trip hazards, lighting, light switch accessibility
- Basement – Handrails, slip/trip hazards, lighting, unstable furniture
Facts About Senior Adult Safety
One of every three persons aged 65 years and older falls each year
Falls are the leading causes of injuries, hospital admissions for trauma and deaths in older adults
About 10,097 senior adults died of fall-related injuries in 1999.
Many falls and other injuries in older adults can be prevented by making home modifications such as installing grab bars, improving lighting and removing trip hazards.
Source: Centers for Disease Control
Accutech Home Inspections LLC provides the greater Dayton, Ohio area with inspection services using with the knowledge and experience gained from inspecting thousands of homes throughout southwestern Ohio. We were the first in Dayton to also use an Infrared Thermography camera as part of every home inspection. We are a Level 1 SIRC Thermographer. We help clients by informing them to the conditions of the house which may include hidden problems. Accutech Home Inspections LLC is a trusted Home Inspection company that provides WDI inspections, chimney inspections, well quality and quantity testing, Radon testing, and are CRMI and CCMI certifed for mold and indoor air quality testing. Choosing the right home inspector can be almost as important as choosing the right home. Why? Because many homes – even new ones – have defects that you may not notice. A skilled Home Inspection Professional such as Accutech Home Inspections LLC has the training and experience needed to look for visual signs of defects in your new home. These defects, if not detected and repaired prior to closing, can cost you, the new homeowner, thousands of dollars in repair bills. It is very important to know the true condition of the house, so you can determine its true value to you. I will not make the buying decision for you, but the inspection can provide you with the information needed to make the decision wisely. You will want to know: How many problems? How serious are the problems? What will it cost to correct them? and do I absolutely need to correct the problems or can I live with them?
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