How important is home safety?
How important is home safety?

What is the importance of safety in the home?

The purpose of home safety is to identify and eliminate risks within the home that can lead to serious injury and even death. Slips and falls are the main source of injury for older people in the home, but other risks include fire, carbon monoxide exposure, and other injuries that result from risks inside the home.

How can we maintain home safety?

Here are 11 easy ways to secure your home

  1. Secure the doors.
  2. Lock the windows.
  3. Light up the landscape.
  4. Set up a security system.
  5. Don't forget the garage.
  6. Lock down your Wi-Fi network.
  7. Eliminate hiding places.
  8. Add security cameras.

Why safety and health is important?

By protecting your workers, you reduce absences, ensuring that your workplace is more efficient and productive. Research shows that workers are more productive in workplaces that are committed to health and safety. Reducing down-time caused by illness and accidents means less disruption – and saves your business money.