“Situational awareness”. It’s one of the throwaway personal safety tips that are always trotted out after a horrific news story.
So you work really hard to have it; then what? No, seriously: what do you do with all that situational awareness?
It’s one thing if your situational awareness finds an imminent attack, but that’s not what I (or they) mean. Usually the advice is meant to caution the reader/viewer to be alert enough to spot cues which might signal an impending incident. ...Continue Reading →