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Have car accidents increased since mobile phones?

28th February 2020

Texting and driving has been disallowed since 2003, and 2007 saw the introduction of penalty points for doing so. The law states that is it illegal to use a handheld mobile phone or similar device by handling it manually.

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Feefo Platinum Service Award

25th February 2020

Age Co is awarded the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses that deliver exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.

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Feefo Platinum Service Award 2021

25th February 2020

Age Co is awarded the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses that deliver exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.

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Who can I call for help?

20th February 2020

It’s not always easy to know what to do in an emergency. You might not know the right person to call, or be able to remember the right phone number.

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How to stay calm in an emergency

19th February 2020

Emergency situations can be extremely stressful. Even the most level-headed people often undergo a transformation when put under this kind of pressure.

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When to use a panic button

19th February 2020

A panic button, otherwise referred to as a personal alarm, SOS alarm or safety alarm, is specifically designed for vulnerable or unwell people who live alone.

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Useful gadgets for the elderly

17th February 2020

There are gadgets out there that can help you carry out lots of everyday tasks, both around the home and related to personal care.

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How to feel safe living alone

14th February 2020

Age UK data shows that there are currently 3.6 million people over the age of 65 living alone in the UK. It’s likely that many of these people will regularly see their children and grandchildren, however some may not have any family to turn to for comfort and conversation.

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Windscreen wipers in the rain

How often should you change your windscreen wipers?

13th February 2020

When you think of car maintenance, your car’s windscreen wipers are probably not the first things that spring to mind. But they are actually a really important part of your car and absolutely crucial for driving safely.

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Assistive technology devices for the elderly

12th February 2020

If you’re finding certain daily tasks more difficult to carry out as you get older, it might be time to invest in assistive technology designed to make independent living easier.

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