How to Survive a Hostage Situation on Your School Bus

This post originally appeared on SchoolBusFleet.com The threat of terrorism is never far from home. It is not just federal buildings that are likely targets but the school bus could also find itself in the crosshairs. It is more visible and accessible than airliners, trains or government buildings. Who are the aggressors that we may face? While terrorists could plot to hijack a school bus, more likely it will be a troubled student, a disgruntled…

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5 Tips to Survive a Hostage Situation

There are basically two ways that a hostage situation can be described. During the traditional hostage situation, the hostage-taker is using the hostages to get something such as ransom money. During the second hostage situation, the hostage-taker wants nothing but to make a statement which sadly is usually done through the murder of the hostages involved. As the situation unfolds, the hostage needs to assess what the hostage-takers intent is and whether they are being…

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[Product Recommendation] Glowpear Urban Garden Self-Watering Planter

Integrated self watering system to ensure plants thrive. The Glowpear Urban Garden Self-Watering Planter has been designed for growing a wide range of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. It is the perfect size for balconies, courtyards, decks, and patios and it looks incredibly stylish and contemporary too. Dimensions: 20″ H x 29.5″ W x 19″ D. Injection moulded HDPE planter. Glass filled HDPE legs. 100% Recyclable materials.

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How to Teach Children Their Address and Phone Number

After writing a post about child safety I was sent an email from one of our readers asking how they could teach their children their address and phone number. We believe that this is one of the most valuable lessons a child should learn for their own safety. If they become lost or in trouble when they are away from home, they need to have their phone number and address memorized so that they can…

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Saudi Arabia Performs Largest Execution in Three Years

37 people have been beheaded, one person crucified and another person’s head was impaled on a spike in largest bloodbath in three years. All 37 had been convicted of terrorism offences in the hardline kingdom. Those offences being “adopting terrorist extremist ideology, forming terrorist cells” and harming the “peace and security of society” according to law-makers. The killings were carried out in Riyadh, the Muslim holy cities of Mecca and Medina, central Qassim province and…

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