Who

is at risk?

While anyone can fall at any time, children under 5 years of age and older adults are more likely to be seriously injured.

What

can be done?

The good news is that we know what puts people at risk of falling and being injured. Therefore, we can help reduce the risk of falling. This website provides information to help individuals, families, and professionals prevent falls in a variety of settings.

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New Fall Prevention Videos now available!

A series of videos aimed at helping reduce falls has been produced by Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.  These can be shared with clients, posted to your website and downloaded and used in closed circuit TVs in waiting rooms. 8 Steps to Prevent. . .

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Test your medication safety knowledge!

Canadian Patient Safety Week is just weeks away and we are excited to share our NEW Take With Questions Quiz. This quiz will test your medication safety know-how and is now available and ready to play! Do you think that your medication safety knowledge is up to par? Find out!. . .

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