Ladder safety matters

The national education campaign ‘Ladder safety matters’ encourages older Australian men to stop and think before they use a ladder. It’s often the split-second decision or risky shortcut that results in a fall.

Ladder safety matters poster

Ladder related injuries among men aged 65 years and older are steadily increasing in Australia.

Help cut mobility scooter accidents

If you use or are thinking of using a mobility scooter, this publication provides some simple tips to make sure you don’t become another injury victim.

Are you having trouble paying your energy bill?

Energy retailers are required by law to help customers who have told them they are experiencing payment difficulties or hardship.


The ACCC provides information and services that may be of particular interest to older consumers. The resources are from the ACCC's websites and other government departments and organisations.