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Business Traveler Scams

24/05/2016 0 Comments
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 plaque. As a business traveller you could fall prey to fraud in a new and […]

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Travel Scams

03/12/2015 0 Comments
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 and get into trouble. Here are some pointers that make you less vulnerable and prepared […]

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Emergencies at Home are you Prepared?

07/09/2015 0 Comments
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 emergency at home? Children who are capable of understanding the severity of an emergency and […]

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Are you sure your hotel is secure?

23/03/2015 0 Comments
Are you sure your hotel is secure?

First Published in Dawn, Sunday Magazine, March 8th, 2015   Which hotel you end up staying at during travel for business or pleasure is often driven by cost and proximity to the activity you need to accomplish. A surprising number of people, however, have little or no knowledge of the area they are going to […]

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Air travel security

04/10/2014 0 Comments
Air travel security

This article was first published in DAWN Magazine on 31st August 2014 Hopping on and off a plane for some is like catching a cab or train. For those who travel less frequently it can be a daunting task. However, no matter how many times you’ve travelled it requires proper planning — right from getting […]

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Tips on how to Avoid or Survive an Express or Flash Kidnapping

14/06/2013 1 Comment
Tips on how to Avoid or Survive an Express or Flash Kidnapping

A guide on steps to prevent an express kidnapping and surviving one.    Read: Tips on Safe Commuting: http://www.norbalm.com/commute-safely/ Do’s & Don’ts in a Shooting Incident: http://www.norbalm.com/shooting-incidents/   *Disclaimer: All situations are unique & advice given here is a general guide only. Seek professional assistance if you feel you are a potential victim and adopt measures […]

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Airport & Air Travel Security in Pakistan

08/04/2013 6 Comments
Airport & Air Travel Security in Pakistan

Security and Safety Travel Tips As a result of world events in recent years, travel policies and procedures have been altered to help ensure your safety. Before each travel make sure you know the regulations for leaving your current location and arriving at your destination. Packing Tips Consider leaving at home items which could be […]

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