SafetyGirl Pepper Sprays

As discussed in the Self Defense Prevention and Tips article from last week, we know preventing potential dangerous situations is our first line of defense against violent situations such as physical and sexual assault, robbery, or even homicide. On the occasion that you are in a vulnerable situation, however, your second line of defense is being prepared to protect yourself. While common items such as keys, purse straps, or heavy books can be useful weapons, carrying mace or pepper spray is a surefire say to ward off an attacker and protect yourself from harm.

Tips for Women – Traveling Alone

Travel. It’s nothing if not an endless possibility. You can meet someone new – Mr. Right? – shop ‘til you drop, learn a new language – ¿Cómo estás? – soak in the sun, drink a Piña Colada or two, and maybe even do a bit of writing. However, if you happen to be traveling alone, …

Rape Prevention

by Ashley Horne Rape – it’s a scary thought. We’ve all found ourselves walking alone in a dark parking garage or down a street late at night. I don’t know about you, but I always find myself thinking “I’m so stupid – anything could happen to me here and no one would know it." Such …