These are important safety tips after leaving an abusive relationship.
- Park in a well-lit area.
- When parking in your garage, try to keep lights on and always lock your car and garage doors.
- Always check the back and front passenger areas before getting
- Be alert for vehicles that appear to be following you. If you believe you are being followed, drive to the nearest police station or fire station and sound the horn for attention. If this isn’t easily accessible, drive to a heavily populated area such as a mall. Plan ahead to know where these places are located.
- Do not use predictable schedules and/or routes.