Tag Archives: Situational Awareness

Don’t Let Cover Become Your Coffin: Understanding and Selecting Cover During an Engagement

When discussing firearms, the moment you go tactical in a conversation, the subject of cover usually comes up. Most often,… View Article

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Casing a Joint: Why You Should Sit Facing the Door

We all make choices in life and those choices always affect the outcome, whether for better or worse. While many… View Article

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On the Road Again: Skills to Make Your Next Road Trip More Enjoyable

Road trips are a great American past time and whether you’re just heading to a neighboring city or traveling across the… View Article

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How to Maintain Your Situational Awareness and Avoid an Ambush

Not long ago I wrote an article here on ITS discussing the importance of maintaining situational awareness when you’re in public…. View Article

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Red Team Mindset: The Original 12 Rules to Ensure Success

Editor-in-Chief’s Note: Our friend and ITS Contributor, Uri Fridman, has provided a wealth of information here on ITS surrounding Red… View Article

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Life on the Road: Maintaining Security While Traveling

This past spring, my girlfriend and I resigned from corporate jobs in Boston intent on a year long road trip…. View Article

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What if I Told You That Vehicles Don’t Have Blind Spots?

Most of us spend at least some part of our day driving a motor vehicle and unless you’re reading this… View Article

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The One-Two Combo: Employing a Gun and Knife Combination

Personal protection is a constantly evolving environment, one where old school methodology merges with modern techniques to create what we… View Article

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The In’s & Out’s of Maintaining Situational Awareness in a Vehicle

A large majority of us spend a lot of time in our vehicles. I recently spent a lot more time… View Article

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Situational Awareness: Put the Damn Phone Away and Pay Attention!

Every day brings on new adventures and today I’ll share a few I had on a recent trip to New… View Article

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