The likelihood of an armed robbery turning violent at places like a shopping centre, store, warehouse, factory, distribution centre, etc., (which may result in injuries to personnel and customers) can be effectively reduced by the behaviour of the victims. DONT RESIST THE ROBBERS. Do exactly as you are told. The robbers are in control of the situation because they are armed, and it serves …Continue reading "What to do during an Armed Robbery"
Safety Awareness at Home:- Fences/Walls A high fence around the house with lockable gates, is much safer than a high wall due to the advantage of the improved visibility it provides. The primary aim of the fence is to make access/intrusion difficult and to allow dogs to move freely around the house. Ensure that your gates …Continue reading "Safety Awareness at Home"
How to protect yourself from fraud and scams: The simple tips below will help you protect yourself and your family from scams. Scams can cost people a lot of money and cause a great deal of distress. By following these simple tips, you can protect yourself against scams. Phishing and Fraud Scams are methods of deceitfully obtaining …Continue reading "Protect Yourself from Fraud & Scams"
If confronted by hijackers, the aim is to survive the crime Accept that you are going to lose your vehicle Do not lose your cool and do not threaten or challenge the hijacker Do exactly as told by the hijackers Surrender your vehicle and move away. Remember property can be replaced. Lives cannot. Don’t reach for your purse or valuables. This may threaten …Continue reading "How to Survive a Hijacking Situation"
Be crime conscious – be aware of crime opportunities at all times! Never walk around alone and don’t talk to strangers. Be on the lookout for strange cars or people. Walk in well-lit busy streets and in a group, if possible. Make sure your home is secure, and become a member of an armed response …Continue reading "General Personal Safety Awareness"