Is your aging loved one in harm’s way in the kitchen? A recent KARE11 Sandwich Generation segment focused on kitchen safety and seniors.

A few tips they offered included removing throw rugs and adding non-slip flooring to prevent falls, increasing the amount of task lighting in critical cooking and prep areas, and adding lazy-susans to cabinets to ensure everything remains easy to access.

Adding handrails and grab bars, replacing doorknobs with levers, and widening doorways where possible can also result in significant improvements in kitchen safety. If you’re interested in the many ways Next Day Access can help make your home safer and more enjoyable, contact us today!

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