There are different devices out there which can help you protect yourself. Personal safety is important so you should know what thse are in case you want to use one. They are usually easy to find and to use but can make a big difference. It is definitely a good idea to consider carrying one.
- A growing number of people are buying and using personal panic alarms.
- Some can be worn like a wristwatch. Some look jewelry, sometimes high-end jewelry. There are jeweled pendants, even rings.
- There are also safety apps available for your mobile phone that can pinpoint your location and send help. You can also use it to track your child’s whereabouts.
“Obviously this technology is not going to prevent an attack. The devices and apps are meant to be used if you believe you’re in danger.”