Crime affects all sectors of South African society, but it is the fear of this crime that is being felt much more by women.
Stats SA explains that women felt more unsafe than men walking in their neighbourhoods alone both during the day and when it is dark.
This feeling of fear can be addressed to some extent by exercising basic safety principals and by being vigilant, according to Charnel Hatting, National Marketing and Communications Manager at Fidelity ADT.
Women’s Month, she says, is the perfect time to remind women of all ages of the following valuable safety tips:
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