Safety in the home – kettle tipper

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Who enjoys a few cups of tea or coffee to to see them through their day?  Most of us if the truth be known however for someone elderly or disabled this can be a potential danger. Arthritic hands, a general lack of strength and reduced sight are all factors that can make a boiling kettle an accident waiting to happen.

It is reported that every one and a half minutes someone is burnt or scalded in the UK in an accident. Those in the over 65 age group have 8% of these accidents, and are at the greatest risk of serious injury. Using devices such as a kettle tipper can mean the chances of an accident occurring can be significantly reduced

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Cordless Kettle Tipper

An innovative item that will be of interest to those that have with a weak or painful grip this cordless kettle tipper, as its name suggests, allows the user to pour the boiling water safely, and with minimal effort. A metal plate secures the base of the cordless kettle, and an elasticated strap makes sure the kettle stays where you want it to. The cordless kettle tipperpicture above costs £29.91 and is eligible for Vat relief to qualifying customers.Postage and packing is also free of charge.

Easy Kettle Tipper.

Slightly cheaper at £26.13 is the easy kettle tipper designed for corded kettles. A clever device that makes life easier, and a whole lot safer .This easy kettle tipper has a raised tilting platform that helps when pouring from any standard kettle – and required very little effort to do so. Also available with Vat relief and free P&P.

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Caron

Award-winning blogger and care columnist for Devon Life magazine, Caron also campaigns for recognition of the needs elderly people and their carers. Designer and creator of the award-winning Dementia Assistance Cards which are free to all, and helping thousands of people globally Caron is passionate and committed to making a difference

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