Going off to college, working late nights, employed in high risk professions, i.e. realtor, nurse, third shift, night manager, social worker, bank or convenience store employee all these everyday situations put you at risk.
You cannot always be armed in public, however whether armed or unarmed for ultimate personal safety you must be aware of your environment. Being aware of one’s surroundings and identifying potential threats or dangerous situations is a mindset.
Proper situational awareness is not something you simply get after some time as a concealed or open carrier licensee. Rather it is something that you must deliberately develop into a habit. Initially, they’re things you must think about and remember to do nearly all the time until they become unconscious behaviors.