Archive for January 12, 2019
Accessibility means flexibility. Not just in what you offer your residents, but how you view the term in the first place.
When’s the last time you thought about whether or not you could open a door? What about going up and down a flight of stairs? These are issues that those with mobility issues have to consider constantly, ranging from wheelchair users to elderly persons with chronic pain. Chairlifts and moving walkways are useful installations that increase both comfort and safety. Elevator companies can make sure they’re installed and maintained properly.
Mobility issues are becoming more of a widespread problem. This is how you resolve it before it gets even worse.
The American Population Is Aging
More and more Americans are reaching over the age of 65. It’s only natural for our residents to follow suit. A recent study found as much as 20% of the population will be 65 years old or older, affecting everything from healthcare to