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.


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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Slips, Trips, and Falls International Conference: June 15-16, 2017

Slips, Trips, and Falls International Conference will provide a forum to discuss various aspects of fall prevention and protection in the community and workplace. Researchers, policy makers, technical experts and others around the world will present their latest work, products, and exchange research ideas. Panel sessions will address various thematic. . .

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