Toilet Safety: No Laughing Matter

Tips to help improve toilet safety

While toilets may be the butt of many jokes, toilet safety is nothing to joke about.

The bathroom may not seem like a dangerous place at first glance. However, once you take a closer look at the bathroom, the dangers may become more apparent: the slick surfaces, sharp corners and hard floors of a bathroom suddenly seem a little more daunting, don’t they?

For millions of seniors across the United States, the bathroom has become a place to fear. Combine the above risks with the movements and shifts in weight that go on in the bathroom, and you get a very dangerous environment. One major spot in the bathroom that causes issues is the toilet.  Continue reading