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  • How to Conquer Your Fear of Falling From Top Fall Prevention Experts

    How to Conquer Your Fear of Falling From Top Fall Prevention Experts

    It was Easter afternoon and Joy, 70, was enjoying herself spending time with family and her three young grandchildren. It was a day filled with food, fun and an Easter egg hunt, but as the day ended the families’ lives were changed forever. As Joy and her husband were leaving Joy missed the second step on her son’s porch. She fell and broke her right leg. After a month-long stay in the hospital and then a stay at a rehab […]

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  • EHS Daily Advisor: Stop the Slip at Your Organization! An Expert Weighs In

    EHS Daily Advisor: Stop the Slip at Your Organization! An Expert Weighs In

    To Read Visit Here: Stop the Slip at Your Organization! An Expert Weighs In  

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  • Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio Chicago

    Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio Chicago

    July 21, 2018 – Listen to Thom on 720 WGN HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini discuss simple tips on how to protect yourself from falling down in and outside of your home (53:00).    HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini: 7/21/18

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  • Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio New York City

    Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio New York City

    July 7, 2018 – Listen to Thom Disch on 77 WABC New York City HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini discuss simple tips on how to reduce your risk of having a slip and fall accident. Learn more about what shocked the author and CEO the most while researching for his book Stop the Slip (28:35).   http://www.wabcradio.com/housesmarts/    

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  • STOP THE SLIP People Treads Featured on WGN Chicago Morning News

    STOP THE SLIP People Treads Featured on WGN Chicago Morning News

    June 29, 2018-“Mr. Fix It” Lou Manfredini talked about a non-slip product from our Stop the Slip Fall Prevention line called People Treads during his WGN HomeSmarts segment, watch the clip below!    People Treads are a great non-slip solution for slick floors in the home where people or pets could use a little extra traction to help prevent slips and falls in the home. The peel and stick translucent non-slip treads can be easily applied on tile, hardwood, and […]

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  • Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio Los Angeles

    Thom Disch on HouseSmarts Radio Los Angeles

    June 23, 2018 – Listen to Thom on KABC-LA HouseSmarts Radio with Lou Manfredini discuss tips on how to avoid fall injuries, his book Stop the Slip and non-slip products to help keep you on your feet (31:00).    

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  • Are We Setting Our Children Up To Fall?

    Are We Setting Our Children Up To Fall?

    “Don’t make a big fuss if a child falls down, it will only make them more upset.” is a phrase that most parents and caregivers live by. Or that falling down is just apart of children learning to pick themselves back up. Having a calm reaction can help a child from getting upset after falling at the park. But, are we (inadvertently) desensitizing kids to the dangers of falling down and seriously injuring themselves? Children usually fall down while running […]

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  • Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Breaks Shoulder in Fall at Home

    Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Breaks Shoulder in Fall at Home

    On Monday morning, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, 63, broke her left shoulder in fall at her home. According to a statement released by the court’s spokeswoman Kathy Arberg, Sotomayer will be wearing a sling for several weeks and have to undergo physical therapy for her injury. Sotomayer has been able to continue her regular work schedule since she is right-handed, attending the court’s argument sessions on Monday and Tuesday. This is the second medical emergency for the liberal justice […]

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  • Injuries and Deaths from Falls Continue to Worsen in America

    Injuries and Deaths from Falls Continue to Worsen in America

    The most recent statistics available from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) show that both injuries and deaths from falls are at record high levels. Injuries from falls continue to be the number one cause of emergency room visits, and deaths from falls have moved to the 14th leading cause of death in the USA. Even with these startling statistics, most Americans don’t take the fall problem seriously. Whenever I talk with people about this chronic fall problem, I hear […]

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  • Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, 88, Has Passed Away After Falling at Home

    Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, 88, Has Passed Away After Falling at Home

    Louise M. Slaughter, Liberal Democrat and Champion of women’s rights who represented an upstate New York district in Congress for over three decades, has passed away. She was 88 and in the midst of her 16th term in the House. On March 14, 2018, Slaughter was hospitalized at George Washington University after falling in her Washington D.C. home. She suffered a concussion, and two days later on March 16, 2018, passed away from her injuries. Slaughter Fought for Women’s Rights […]

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