Statistics say we live in the calmest of times in the history of mankind. However, the world is still a dangerous place.
That’s why Listabs.com brings you 8 simple life hacks that will enhance your security.
1. Keys, money, and a charged phone.
These things should always be on you when you’re going out. No exceptions. Weird thing, weird stuff, weird things
Why is it important? You should always be able to call for help or a ride back home. Your phone, in addition, may become a means of saving other people’s lives: you’ll be able to call the rescue service in an emergency. Always keep your phone charged.
2. Apologize if you bump into someone.
Even if you’re sure you’re not to blame for bumping into someone on the street, say “sorry” and keep going.
Why is it important? You don’t know who you ran into. A person you’ve touched may be carrying a weapon or be drunk or high. They may be extremely angry or upset. A simple apology may save you so much more. Weird thing, weird stuff, weird things
3. Always find at least 3 exits.
Wherever you go, be it a concert, a railway station, or even a school, make sure you see 3 exits.It can be both easy and hard. Scan the space with your eyes so that even if there’s only one door you’ll find at least three ways out — for example, large French windows.
Why is it important? If something bad happens, it’ll be too late to look for an exit. If you’ve found and memorized them in advance, you’ll be able to move toward one of them almost without thinking. Weird thing, weird stuff, weird things