Monthly Archives: May 2016

Protection in the Summer

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 15th May 2016 Overexposure to the sun, swimming accidents / injuries in pools, lakes and even the beach can result in personal safety issues. Here are some things to watch out … Continue reading

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Intruders

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 24th April 2016   In recent times, criminals posing as representatives of different utilities or services have robbed people’s homes. With the number of services providers that exist these days it’s … Continue reading

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Emergency Information

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 3rd April 2016 People often ask about the importance of having medical information of an individual and what specific information should readily be available in case of a medical emergency. So, … Continue reading

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Personal Safety Gadgets

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 20th March 2016   Most common personal safety devices are pepper spray, mace, tasers, stun guns, personal alarms, ultrasonic dog repellant, tracking devices. Firstly understand what is permissible by law. Stun … Continue reading

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Business Traveler Scams

This article was first published in DAWN Magazine on 6th March 2016   Arrive incognito If being received by someone unknown ensure the following: — Hotels / car rentals must only display their logo and not your name on the … Continue reading

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Children At Risk

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 21st Feb 2016   While the discourse about child safety in recent times has focused on threats to educational institutes and rightly so, what is often passed over is the risk … Continue reading

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How to conduct a safety drill

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 7th Feb 2016   In recent days the media has been broadcasting images of various safety and security drills conducted by the law enforcement agencies and educational institutes. You can be … Continue reading

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Safe Security (Vaults)

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 24th Jan 2016   To most people, selecting and installing a safe sounds easy. You walk into a store that sells one, choose the size you want, take it home and … Continue reading

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Valet Parking Safety

  This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 10th Jan 2016 Q: I regularly use valet car parking services and while I’ve not had a bad experience, several acquaintances have had their vehicles damaged, property stolen and even … Continue reading

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Security During Wedding Season in Pakistan

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 27th Dec 2015   Q: What are some of the key security measures to take during the wedding season? Ans: Weddings among other festivities are often hit by criminals because they’re … Continue reading

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