8 Anti-Rape Fight Tactics

Author: Manny OG Over 90,000 women reported they were raped in the United States last year. It’s estimated another 75,000 rapes went unreported. But while rape convictions are up – a five month CBS News investigation raises questions about just how many rapists are actually being brought to justice. Read the complete article Exclusive: Rape …

These 4 Items Can Save You From a Mugging

Author: Manny OG With the rise of public broad daylight mugging in towns and cities, one has to be careful at all times, careful of where you are and where you’re going. This can happen at anytime anywhere, especially on unsuspecting visitors or tourists. Some friends and I were chatting …

Staying Safe Abroad

Author: Manny OG No matter where you are in the world, there’s always danger looming around the corner, if you’re local it’s easy to get around but if you’re a traveler and a tourist, things are not easy. However, gaining understanding about the nature of risk in general, specific threats …

5 Social Engineering Tricks You Should Know

Author: Manny OG Social engineering, in the context of information security, refers to psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. A type of confidence trick for the purpose of information gathering, fraud, or system access, it differs from a traditional “con” in that it is often …

5 Steps to Risk Assessment

Author: Manny OG Having worked as a Health Care and Safety Professional, dealing with hazardous staff, patients and working environments I find it necessary to share something that might save you a lot of money if you run your own business.  As part of managing the health and safety of …

4 Simple Steps to Improve Your Martial Arts Skill

Author: Manny OG Here’s an uncomfortable truth: the most rewarding experiences in life almost always require some level of skill. Skills take time and effort to master— time we don’t have, and effort we’re reluctant to contribute. “I’ll get around to it someday, when I find the time.” It’s easier …

3 Ways to Respond to Active Shooter Situations

Author: Manny OG An Active Shooter is an individual actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and populated area; in most cases, active shooters use firearms(s) and there is no pattern or method to their selection of victims (Department of Homeland Security). Active shooter situations …