KAWASAKI, Japan (AP) — A man carrying a knife in each hand and screaming "I will kill you!" attacked a group of schoolgirls waiting at a bus stop just outside Tokyo on Tuesday, killing two and injur...
Situational Awareness For Everyone. Personal Safety is not just about protecting yourself during violent confrontation; it is about being aware of your surroundings as well as being responsible to others.
So for PMD users, it extends to their responsibility to look out for the safety of other pedestrains; for pedestrains, you also need to exercise your sense of awareness and be aware of incoming traffic on foot or otherwise.
In that way, we all help each other stay safe, everyday!Last night, more than 60 plain clothes officers comprising our #AMEOs, Singapore Police Force and NParks staff teamed up and conducted one of our largest enforcement operations in Punggol Town, including the park connector area, against errant PMD (e-scooter) and PAB (e-bicycle) riders. #PowersCombined #NotAlwaysInUniform #ButOurEyesAreOnYou
Together, we detected more than 20 offences including speeding and using non-compliant devices. We also impounded 11 devices, with one of them weighing close to 60kg – nearly three times the weight limit! We will not tolerate those who disregard public safety and have been ramping up our enforcement efforts💪💪💪 #LastWarning #BetterThinkTwice #WeWillSurelyCatchYou
Of the 3,700 active mobility offences detected from 1 May 2018 and 30 April 2019, almost 20% of them pertain to speeding, reckless riding and the use of PMDs on roads. Around 50% of the offences relate to device non-compliance, and PAB-related offences make up most of the remainder.
A full spectrum for personal safety and self-defence will include first-aid and trauma management skills. Hand to hand combatives allow you to neutralise aggressors; but it is first aid and trauma care that allow you to rescue those that matter. ... See MoreSee Less