No woman needs to be told the hazards of living in a city or for that matter anywhere these days. The city columns of every newspaper are filled with crimes against women. And if you thought it is just a big city syndrome you are not aware of the reality in small towns and villages where such incidents are rising and assaults on women are becoming almost routine. The reporting of such incidents in small towns is however much less.
Women indeed are taking their own security in their hand. Many women in their youth are learning martial arts and taking classes in self-defense. Apart from this, there are a number of gadgets and devices which can be critical in your fight against your assailant.
Self-defense pepper spray
It is easy to use, cheap, doesn’t need a license to keep and is very effective as it immobilizes the assailants for 15 to 30 minutes, the time is enough to make a woman escape from the scene and find help.
Whether you're a woman who has to return late from your job or an elder person who lives in the locality that has bad characters around, pepper sprays are handy to have around. It's a sufficient non-lethal weapon to have when you are by yourself. It is an invaluable instrument of self-defense.