Tag Archives: safety

Run a DIY Home Security Assessment with These Tips

Conducting your own home security assessment to increase your security footprint is crucial in eliminating the one question you don’t… View Article

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The Perils of Concealed Carry: Remember There’s no Prize for the Fastest Reholster

We’ve all more than likely seen some tragic accidents that have involved concealed carry and while I’m not sure they… View Article

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How to Rewarm your Body When You Become Cold, Wet and Miserable

If you’ve ever fallen into ice-cold waters, you know what it truly means to be cold. We often think that… View Article

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Survival Armor’s Fully Structured Concealable Body Armor for Women

At the 2014 SHOT Show we had the opportunity to meet with some of the staff at Survival Armor to… View Article

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Forecast the Weather Like Daniel Boone

Technology has brought the world a long way, enabling us to consume more information in a few short minutes on… View Article

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5 Phone Numbers You Need on Speed Dial

Not every situation is one that requires dialing 9-1-1; that line should be kept clear for true emergencies only. 911.gov… View Article

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Cover vs. Concealment: Don’t Let Cover Become Your Coffin

Asking for definitions of the word “cover” have more often than not, resulted in visceral responses of solid, robust and… View Article

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Lifesaving Tips to Prevent a Carjacking and Not Become a Victim

I was browsing Facebook the other day and someone posted a link to the recent Colorado carjacking video. I clicked the link… View Article

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Don’t Become a Knockout Game Victim: Increase Your Awareness and Mindset

Editor-in-Chief’s Note: I’m thrilled to welcome Tony Blauer of the SPEAR System as a contributor to ITS. I’ve just recently… View Article

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How To Be Safe in Crowds: Adopting a Bias Towards Action

I’ve been asked several times since the Boston Marathon Bombing about how to manage risk in a large crowd environment…. View Article

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