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Bob Boilard is Chief Instructor and owner of Defensive Strategies, an expert in personal safety and protection for the entire family. In this segment he’ll offer valuable insight about how NOT to be a victim, through understanding situational awareness and home safety strategies. Also here about local and national safety.

 

Staying Safe During Protests or Riots

On today’s Personal Safety, Bob Boilard from Defensive Strategies, Joined Lori to discuss how to stay safe during a protest or riot. They started off talking about the recent Unite the Right protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. They highlighted the increasing tensions with extremist hate groups. Bob told us this was domestic terrorism. They also talked […]

Workplace and Employee Security

On today’s Personal Safety, Bob Boilard of Defensive Strategies, joined Lori to discuss Workplace and Employee Security. They started off talking about Risk assessment at work, including corporations and mom and pop establishments. He told us some can have higher risks than others, and added how to involve employees in these risk assessments. Next, Bob […]

How to Respond In A Home Invasion

On today’s Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Robert Boilard, joined Lori to discuss how to protect yourself in a home invasion. They started off talking about a recent story about a homeowner who shot and killed a robber who was running away. Here. Bob also shared the details surrounding the incident, and told […]

Understanding Domestic Violence

On today’s Personal Safety, Bob Boilard of Defensive Strategies joined Lori to discuss domestic violence. They started off talking about the common signs of abuse and the control associated with it. They also discussed how it’s more than just physical abuse. Abusers can also destroy property, intimidate or embarrass their victims. Bob then told us […]

Rethinking Gun Free Zones

On today’s Personal Safety, Bob Boilard from Defensive Strategies, joined Lori to talk about Rethinking Gun Free Zones. They started off talking about what makes Bob an authority to talk about the subject. He then told us about active shooter events that the media doesn’t report accurately, and the new internet media emerging without FCC […]

Self-Defense For Teachers

On today’s Personal Safety Bob Boilard from Defensive Strategies joined Lori to talk about Self-Defense for Teachers. They started off talking about legislation that recently passed in Pennsylvania regarding arming teachers in schools. Bob told us more states allow this than they allow conceal carry. They also discussed legitimate concerns citizens may have, and the […]

Preventing Crime and Staying Safe

On today’s Personal Safety, Bob Boilard of Defensive Strategies, and Marc Major joined Lori to talk about preventing crime and staying safe. They started off talking about the recent attack on an 18 year old woman leaving a Planet Fitness in Rochester, NH. They highlighted ways the incident could have been avoided. Bob used the […]