Ø Be sure that your parents always know where you are and how to contact you.
Ø If possible go out accompanied by friends and return home with them.
Ø If you do go out alone, arrange transport to and from where you are going, with a relative, friend or taxi and confirm arrangement for your return journey before you set off.
Ø Don’t accept the offer of a lift from someone you have just met.
Ø If any one calls don’t let him/her into the house.
Ø Ask telephone callers to ring back; don’t tell them you are alone.
Ø It helps to keep a list of emergency numbers in case of problems.
Ø Wherever you are be aware of how to make an emergency call and the quickest way out.