Tag: situational-awareness

Personal Security Tips While Encountering The Panhandler

(panhandler sign – fill in the blank) We live in a potentially dangerous world in which opportunist panhandlers and criminals are prowling for a handout or for victims. This is particularly true on the public streets of many population-dense cities or suburbs — some worse than others. The ‘panhandling’ has …

Why You Should Not Blindly Follow The Rules During Disaster

Trust your instincts instead of blindly following ‘the rules’, or ‘orders’ from authority figures during a disaster. While this message has no ill intent towards emergency responders, the fact is that YOU are responsible for YOU. While most people are ‘followers’ and will quickly ‘fall into line’ or ‘snap to …