Fall Detecting Medical Alert Systems
In the U.S. alone, an older adult age 65+ suffers a fall every second of every day. Accordingly, falls are the leading cause of injury and death for persons in this age group. One out of four adults of age 65+ will fall sometime this year. As a result, injuries are common and many people don’t consider fall protection, or fall detection, until an injury occurs.
Doctors and aging experts agree in their support for medical alert systems with fall detection and believe that they can potentially save lives. Fall detection devices can prevent serious consequences arising from a delayed response to injuries sustained in a fall. Please take advantage of our fall prevention tips to keep you safer. In addition, use a fall detecting medical alert system to assure you’ll have help in your time of need.