Express Kidnapping

This article was first published on 1st Nov 2015 in Dawn Magazine   An express kidnapping is when the victim is abducted and forced to withdraw their own ransom from an ATM or bank. One method is when the kidnapper … Continue reading

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Travel Scams

This Article was first published on 22nd Nov 2015 in Dawn Magazine on You may be travelling for business or on vacation; but there are chances that you may commit a mistake or just not give serious thought to something … Continue reading

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Earthquake Safety

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 4th October 2015   Earthquakes, as with most natural disasters, have this uncanny ability to strike when you are at your most vulnerable and unprepared. It is not uncommon to see … Continue reading

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Ensuring Safety in Winter

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 18th October 2015   Winter will soon be upon us and for some parts of the country has already begun. Key elements to staying warm and safe revolve around the following: … Continue reading

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Trapped in an Elevator

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 20th September 2015   Scenario: What should you do if you are stuck in a lift, either alone or with others? Advice: Staying calm is the key to surviving in a … Continue reading

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How to Survive the Passport Office in Pakistan

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 6th September 2015   Getting a passport shouldn’t be much of a hassle, but if you do not have appropriate information about the fee and documents needed, you can end up … Continue reading

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DO you know how to keep your child safe ONLINE and OFFLINE ?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 23rd August 2015     Keeping children out of harm’s way is one of the biggest challenges in today’s society. Online stalking, physical harm, abductions, and attacks on their educational institutions … Continue reading

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Emergencies at Home are you Prepared?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 9th August 2015   Q: My young child is home during the day with the maid and an elderly relative. What can I can teach the child in case of an … Continue reading

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Do you know how not to be ripped off by a Landlord or by a domestic servant?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 26th July 2015   We often do not realise or take care of some basic things while renting a property or hiring domestic help and later run into problems which could … Continue reading

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