The year 2020 was a rollercoaster for everyone, and that continued into 2021. Among other things, we witnessed how a gathering that was originally meant to be peaceful can turn into a violent riot in moments. Violence erupted in cities across the country in 2020 and is still ongoing in at least one major U.S.
Dogs have been used by humans to help perform necessary tasks for thousands of years. These special animals have helped us perform an almost endless number of essential jobs. People have trained dogs to pull carts, help rescue avalanche victims, safeguard property, protect children and detect the odor of potentially dangerous substances.
Uber completely changed the way many of us commute. At the simple touch of a button on your smartphone, you can schedule a car to take you to your destination within minutes. However, having a stranger driving you around can have its dangers. In 2018, the rideshare company disclosed that 3,045 sexual assaults and nine murders occurred during Uber rides that year. Though this is just a small percentage out of billions of yearly Uber rides, it’s always vital to take precautions.
The world is filled with risks, no matter who you are or what profession you are in, but certain situations can be increasingly dangerous for high-profile individuals such as corporate executives, VIPs, politicians, and celebrities. Unforeseen situations come in many shapes and sizes — like an obsessed fan or disgruntled former employee for example — can develop an incident that makes one wish they had hired the proper security services prior, to protect the individuals at the time, or deter the situation entirely.