Bedroom Safety Checklist

  • Are lamps and switches within reach of each bed?
  • Are ashtrays, smoking materials or other fire sources located away from beds or bedding?
  • Do you avoid having anything covering your electric blanket when it is in use?
  • Do you avoid going to sleep with a heating pad that is turned on?
  • Is there a telephone close to your bed?
  • Can you turn on the lights without first having to walk through a dark area?

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