“The Orlando Sentinel” published a great article in Sunday’s edition about things women can do to stay safe. Here are some of the ideas reporter Amy L. Edwards shares that I think are unique:
If your child is with you, load your groceries first so if someone wants your car, your child is not in it.
In the elevator:
When the doors open, see who is inside before you step in. If you see someone who makes your (sic) uncomfortable, wait for the next elevator.
In parking lots:
Rethink using auto-locking remote devices that unlock all four doors at once.In the car:Wen you arrive at your destination, look at th earea before you get out of the car — even if it’s your house.”
- Read why it’s important to report personal theft.
- Learn about a free car unlocking service. Find one in your city.
- Read all safety posts from Balancing Motherhood.