safety

Pocket-Sand Self-Defense Gurus Can’t Be Serious, Can They?

Twenty-three-year-old Zachariah is always prepared for an attack. Not because he’s trained in self-defense, nor because he carries a weapon — training is unnecessary, and…

Can I Pump Gas While My Engine Is On?

If the modern automobile had a status on Facebook, it would undoubtedly be “It’s complicated.” With their computer-controlled fuel injection systems, continuously variable transmissions and…

The ‘Pillow Pistol’ Brigade: The People Who Still Sleep With a Weapon

When Tom Marciniak curls onto his bed each night, he knows exactly where to turn if something startles him awake. All he has to do…

I Train Bartenders to Prevent Sexual Assault

A little after 11 p.m. on Saturday, January 19th, Olivia Ambrose, 23, went missing just outside of Hennessy’s, a live music venue and bar popular…