National Senior Safety Month

By KBJR News 1

June 2, 2014 Updated Jun 2, 2014 at 9:10 AM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A recent study of ER doctors has found that nearly half of all home accidents by seniors could have been prevented.

June is National Senior Safety Month, a time when adult children are asked to take precautions to keep their elderly parents safe.

If you're interested in getting a free check of your home for safety precautions, contact Home Instead Senior Care at (218) 727-8810.