Essential Security Tips Every Woman Should Know
To any woman who lives alone, it would be essential to consider reading this selection as it will be exposing some of the safety tips he or she should have. It is essential to note that about one in every ten women live alone making this selection critical to any woman who would want to live alone and still be safe. It is a fact that living alone empowers a woman and gives her freedom to use her space and keep her schedule. Even while it is good to live alone, it would be essential for one to consider additional safety as recommended by this selection. With that in mind, this selection exposes you to some of the top safety tips you would need to consider in ensuring safety in your home.
As a woman who lives alone, it would be wise to start by listing emergency numbers. The first thing you should do whenever you find yourself in any kind of emergency is to call for help. It would be unfortunate in a case where you tried to access emergency numbers with no much success. In this selection, you will note some of the numbers you would need to both save in your phone as well as print them. Among the numbers this selection recommend include your phone number, doctor and dentist number, poison control, emergency contacts of your family and friends. Local tow and car repair, the insurance company, your landlord, local hospital, pertinent work numbers, electricity, water or even gas. It would also be essential to have people who visit, housesit or babysit know of the list.
It would be essential to consider installing an emergency alarm app. You would need to consider conducting a thorough inspection especially on windows and doors to make sure that you are safe.
You would also need to consider keeping an emergency weapon by your bed. Keeping a fire extinguisher nearby tend to be effective in both spraying a bugler as well as fire.
It may also be wise for one to consider extra lighting the home in question. Even when one ought to turn off lights with the essence of saving the energy, having some rooms with lights even when they are not occupied creates an illusion that the rooms are inhabited. In a case where you live in a rural area or ground floor, you may consider installing motion-activated spotlights especially on entry points to your home. Whether you are always at home or not, it would also be wise to consider installing security cameras. In a case where they do not have night vision mode, you may consider positioning them near the motion sensor lights.