As our loved ones grow older the risk of a slip and fall accident occurring grows. While we'd like to think it would never happen to our loved ones, falls occur much more frequently than you'd imagine. Often, these falls don't amount to anything more serious than a small bruise. Sometimes, however, they can be much more serious.
While your first instinct is to help the senior get back up off the floor, there are a few things you must do first. These things are to ensure both the safety of your loved one and yourself.