Fall means fun and festivities and, of course, family visits. It’s time to guest-proof your home while guests are coming and going during the holiday season. You can still have a fully fortified home while also making it safe for guests.
As you decorate your home with little touches of fall, it’s a great time to walk through each room with fresh eyes and look for any hazards your guests might encounter during their visit. Many of us practice preparedness by storing a defensive tool in each room, and even the garage. It’s easy to become accustomed to the presence of these items and be complacent to the hazard they might present to children, or guests of any age who are unfamiliar with how to operate each tool.
The air outside is fresh and crisp; go to each room and open a window. As the light cascades in, picture yourself entering the room for the first time. While you are making sure there are clean sheets on the guest bed, also double-check to see if there are any unsecured firearms present… (READ ENTIRE ARTICLE HERE)
Article originally published on 10.12.16, and has been reposted on Gun Freedom Radio Blog with permission.
To learn more about the author of this article, Cheryl Todd.