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Chris Roberts

Distracted to Death

canstockphoto31122026Is it Darwinism in full effect or is something else going on? I remember as a teenager the most significant distractions to me were sports and girls, but today is much different.  Most youth and adults are distracted by a computer next to their ears.  People are being Distracted to Death daily, and the numbers are rapidly growing.  According to the Reader’s Digest, 60 percent of people texting while walking veered off course in a study published in 2012 by researchers from New York’s Stony Brook University."  In addition,” According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), nearly 5,000 pedestrians were killed and an estimated 76,000 injured in traffic collisions in the United States in 201...
Chris Roberts

Do I Really Need to Learn Self Defense?

1084300565Self defenseMany people will ask me, "Do I really need to learn self defense?"  That is an individual decision each person has to make, but I can tell you that in Canada, like many countries most people do not take the personal safety seriously.  Or many offer many excuses why the do not feel they need to learn self defense.  In this infographic are many of the excuses we hear to not learn self defense.  Check it out and I will add more thoughts after it... Now, let's go through each of the excuses mentioned in the self defense infographic... 1)  Too Expensive?  According to the website www.fool.com the average American household spent $3008 on restaurants and takeout!  Did you know that with SAFE Internati...
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Chris Roberts

Do Not Count on Help in Self Defense

ISS 5452 032631Over the past 23 years I have had the privilege of hearing thousands of women share their stories, sometimes very personal ones of incidents where they have felt uncomfortable, experienced aggressive behaviour, or violence.  Often when we break down the stories, many will ask why no one who may have been present has helped them.  Well answering that could take hours and hours, but I will offer a few  reasons I have heard and shared over the years.  Fear and Lack of Knowlege -  first and foremost most people are just afraid to help not wanting to risk hurting themselves.  It is much easier for most people to just exit the situation if they do not know what to do.  They may justify to themselves at the time ...
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