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The personal safety category includes articles on self-defense, emergency alerts, disaster preparedness and more. Learn how to keep yourself, your family and your employees safe from harm.

FEMA Wireless Emergency Alerts

Emergency Cell Phone Alerts

FEMA Wireless Emergency Alerts The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the National Weather Service work in conjunction with major cell phone service providers to send emergency alerts to individual mobile devices and cell phones....

Is Someone Stalking You? Learn How to Deal with a Stalker

Learn How to Deal with a Stalker and Keep Yourself Safe Stalking is defined as a repetitive pattern of unwanted, harassing, or threatening behavior that is committed by one person against another. Acts that could...
List of Halloween safety tips

List of Halloween Safety Tips

Keep yourself and your family safe with this list of Halloween Safety Tips Each year on Halloween, families across the country gather for parties and open up their homes to excited trick-or-treaters, while others head out with their...
Survival Kits

Survival Kits for Emergencies

Be Prepared for a Natural Disaster with a Survival Kit A survival kit is a package of basic tools and supplies prepared in advance as an aid to survival in an emergency. Survival kits come...
Sex Offender Danger Zones

Sex Offender Safety Zone Mobile App: SO Zones

New Mobile App Helps Sex Offenders Stay Away from Designated Safety Zones This article provides an overview of sex offender registration requirements in the United States. Also, it provides a review of a new app...
Facebook's Safety Check In Feature

Facebook’s Safety Check In Feature: Stay in Touch During a Disaster

Whether you're an everyday Facebook social networking fan or not, you will definitely appreciate Facebook's Safety Check-In Feature. The handy feature is helpful if you're in the midst of a natural disaster, terror attack,...
How to survive a mass shooting

How to Survive a Mass Shooting

Ideas and Advice for Surviving an Active Shooter Situation The purpose of this article is to provide ideas and suggestions on how to survive a mass shooting. My goal is to aggregate the best advice...
List of holiday shopping safety tips

Holiday Safety Tips – Keep Your Home and Family Safe

Safety Tips for the Holiday Season We believe the holiday season should be one of joy. Whether you’re staying home or traveling this year, this article provides a list of holiday safety tips for keeping...
Text to 911

Text Message to 911

What is Text to 911 Emergency Messaging Capability This article provides an overview of a service called Text to 911. The service is in the process of rolling out to cities in the United States....
Self defense

Self Defense and Personal Protection

In addition to conducting background checks and locating missing persons, private eyes are often hired to provide personal protection and bodyguard services to their clients. If you are considering adding these options to your...