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Preventive measures against furniture falls

Last update date September 1, 2020

For major earthquake, let's do preventive measures against falls of furniture!

We take measures of prevention of fall of furniture to protect the body of you and family when earthquake was generated, and approach of everyday self support is important.
Prevention of fall of furniture is basic of reduce disaster damage action. When fixation of furniture and emergency furniture fall down, we possess, and let's locate safe furniture.

We start installation representation business (the second offer) of furniture fall prevention appliance on September 1!

We act for installation of fall prevention appliance free to support approach of preventive measures against furniture falls in Yokohama-shi. (as for the appliance charges applicant it burdens.)


All the housemates being one of following item 1-6

  1. 65 years or older
  2. We receive grant of certificate of the physically disabled
  3. We receive grant of notebook (nursing notebook) of love
  4. We receive grant of mental patient health welfare notebook
  5. We receive authorization of need of nursing care by Nursing Care Insurance Law or support required
  6. Junior high student or younger

※We do not become a target of this system unless we correspond to item 2-5 about household where there is "person 64 years or younger" from "person who graduated from junior high school".


  • NPO corporation Yokohama-shi town development center carries out feasibility study and installation work.
  • At the time of investigation, work, I would like to speak to observer of applicant.
  • Please offer documents, disability certificate, care health insurance card which the date of birth understands to confirm that it is target household with documents at the time of the first visit. (submission of copying is unnecessary)
  • We may not attach fall prevention appliance which had you offer by yourself. Please consult at the time of the first visit.
  • Furniture which can act has installation to two.
  • It may take time before installation from application.
  • Application contents share with NPO corporation Yokohama-shi town development center of trust.
  • Person who used this system in the past is not available.

About new coronavirus infectious disease measures at the time of investigation, installation visit

NPO corporation Yokohama-shi town development center carries out feasibility study and installation work. We carry out thermometry, and member of installation performs infectious disease measures such as alcohol disinfection of wearing and finger of mask at the time of visit after having been thorough.

The number of application period, furtherance

  • From Tuesday, September 1, 2020 to Monday, November 30, 2020
  • 400 first arrival

※When the number of applications exceeds 400 number of furtherance, we may finish acceptance regardless of the application period.

Application (all application start from September 1)

  • Telephone application NPO corporation Yokohama-shi town development center (until from 10:00 to 16:00 on weekdays) except (from 12:00 to 13:00) telephone: 045-262-0667
  • You fill in required items of the application "business guidance flyer" by FAX and mail back side lower berth, and you fax or please mail to NPO corporation Yokohama-shi town development center. FAX: 045-315-4099/〒 231-0033 5-49-1, Chojamachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi rafinu the second floor of Chojamachi 
  • Application by electronic application 

※Please confirm contents of the following business guidance flyer before application by all means.

Business guidance flyer

We list contents about the preventive measures against Yokohama-shi furniture falls furtherance business (offer second in 2020).
Person that application is examined, please confirm contents.

Indoor safety measures (example)

Indoor safety measures

Fall prevention reference furniture's HP

We can refer to about prevention of fall of furniture from homepage of the Tokyo Fire Department.

Housing and Architecture Bureau architecture Disaster Prevention Section

We introduce homepage of City of Yokohama, Housing and Architecture Bureau architecture Disaster Prevention Section.

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General Affairs Bureau crisis Management Department area Disaster Prevention Section

Telephone: 045-671-3456

Telephone: 045-671-3456

Fax: 045-641-1677

E-Mail address [email protected]

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