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Nearly half of senior home accidents are preventable, ER doctor survey says

Nearly half of senior home accidents are preventable, ER doctor survey says

EAST PROVIDENCE — Home to a significant number of seniors and eldercare facilities, East Providence residents are likely to be interested in a recent study conducted by healthcare professionals in regard to preventing injury to those of us 65 and older. Nearly 20 million seniors ages 65 and older visit the emergency room each year

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Updated: One employee injured, Inferno Pellet fire raised to four alarms in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — A 54-year-old employee is the lone confirmed injury as a result of a four alarm fire Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 20, at the Inferno Wood Pellets manufacturing plant located at 275 Ferris Avenue in Rumford. Acting East Providence Fire Chief Oscar Elmasian said the man was thrown some “20 feet” following a dust

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