Love it or hate it, winter is upon us. And while it comes with many fun treats—holidays, sales, hot chocolate—it also makes getting around trickier, especially if you use a mobility aid. Here our top tips for safely getting around during the winter.
1. Use a Safety Mobility Light
Night now arrives sooner and stays later. On top of that, winter storms can cause power outages. To navigate your home safely at night, use a mobility light. These attach to your walker or rollator and light up your path. We recommend the See 4 Safety Mobility Light as it automatically turns on and off when needed, so you don’t have to worry about buttons.
2. Beware of Ice
Ice and snow can cause walking aids to slide forward farther and faster than they should, potentially resulting in falls. Avoid walking on snow or ice wheneverRead More