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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November is Fall Prevention Month!

Fall Prevention Month is a campaign that encourages Canadian organizations to come together and coordinate their fall prevention efforts for a larger impact. Did you know?[1] Falls are the leading cause of injury among older Canadians Falls can result in chronic pain, reduced mobility, loss of independence and even death. . .

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