How to Survive a Mugging

So you’re suddenly surrounded by a group of people who want your cash, your cellphone, your watch – and they’re not open for negotiation. Violent muggings are on the increase as robbers get more brazen and sometimes more desperate. They are not something that just happen after dark, they can happen anytime and anywhere. According to Statista, in the year 2017/18 there were 77,103 recorded robberies in England and Wales and even scarier than this,…

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Keeping Kids Safe Online

It has become very easy to take the internet for granted. We can have any information that we need at our fingertips within moments. We can check the weather forecast, traffic updates, find directions, check our bank balances, check in on friends and family and so much more. The internet has many great things going for it that makes everyday chores simple but it also has its dark side. Things can be said using online…

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How to Escape a Front Choke Hold

The two-handed front choke is a common street attack among unskilled aggressors. It is a pretty intimidating technique yet the escape is actually relatively simple. A two-handed front choke is an extremely dangerous attack—especially if your attacker is larger and stronger than you. In addition to the immediate panic of not being able to breathe, it’s very possible that the choke could cause permanent life-threatening damage to your larynx or cause you to go unconscious….

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What to do if Your Car Gets Stuck on Train Tracks

So, your car has become stuck on the train tracks and a train is rushing towards you, what do you do? That is not a question that anybody ever wishes that they would have to deal with but cars do get stuck and sadly lives are lost because the occupants of the vehicle failed to do the right thing. Well, what do you do if your car gets stuck on train tracks? You should always…

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How to Become a Gray Man

Becoming a “Gray Man” is all about learning how to keep a low profile and blend in so that you can go pretty much unnoticed. Why would this be needed? Maybe you are in the middle of civil unrest and need to get through the crowds safely in order to get home. Maybe you’re even in a foreign country that has high rates of kidnapping, or maybe you are in the middle of some other…

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