Senior & Disabled Earthquake Safety Tips

Earthquake Safety Tips

Recently with the earthquakes hitting California many people are trying to figure out what exactly  to do. The disabled that are confined to a wheelchair or the elderly do during an earthquake? Well when an earthquake strikes and you are in your wheelchair, place yourself under a doorway or into an inside corner, be sure […]

Upgrade your Bathroom

Safe Home

There is nothing worse than being stuck in your own bathroom from either the inability to get out of the tub, off of the toilet or you have fallen and can not get up by yourself. From personal experience having to call a neighbor to help me out of the bathtub due to a bad […]

Fall Prevention in the Home ?

prevent fall in bathroom

Fall Prevention in the Home Taking every safety precaution you possibly can is always a wise move, especially as you age, and begin to lose your agility. You don’t want to fall down in an inconvenient location, and find yourself unable to get yourself help to get out of your predicament. Hiring one of the […]

OC Grab Bars- About OC Grab Bars

Joey Bolohan OC Grab Bars

OC Grab Bars began in 2005, over the last eight years we have helped many elderly, injured, and recovering men and women feel safe and secure when bathing or getting up the stairs. OC Grab Bars began when the owner, Joey Bolohan, realized there was a great need for grab bars in Orange County; he […]

What position should we install grab bars?

Shower Grab Bars installed

Where should we install grab bars in our bathroom? Grab bars are an essential part of any home where the occupant is elderly or has undergone joint surgery. Falls and accidents account for almost 60% of all injuries for people over 55 and nearly 80% for those over 70. The main problem is that with […]