Advancing and Sustaining a Falls Prevention Agenda: The Role of Legislation, Policy and Regulation

This document is offered as a resource for state and local advocacy efforts. It provides a menu of strategies and initiatives for advancing and sustaining a state falls prevention agenda through legislative, policy, and regulatory initiatives. It also outlines a number of considerations that should be weighed when planning strategies. The initiatives and strategies described in this document are intended primarily to provoke dialogue within coalitions.