Important Safety Tips For Women In Parking Lots

Safety for women is extremely important, especially in today’s world, there are so many more predators lurking around and waiting to attack the one’s that society tends to consider more vulnerable. We know women are very strong and independent in a wide array of fields in society, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have to take extra precaution to ensure that no harm comes their way on a daily basis.


We don’t mean to frighten you, buy parking lots can host potential dangers for women and for people in general, like robbers, sexual predators, violent predators and more. You really never know who’s hiding in the dark, following you or lurking around, waiting for an opportunity to strike. Stay safe in a parking lot, by using the following tips…


  • Make sure that you keep a proper eye on your surroundings. Scan a full 360 degrees around you to ensure that you are aware of anyone your surroundings.
  • Try to attain a pepper spray or a personal security alarm, screamer or noisemaker – keep them very visible and ready to use. If you are in danger and you are close to your car, you should push the emergency button on your car key to set of your car’s horn. That can help to deter the attack.
  • If you aren’t sure of an individual’s intent, it’s okay to give them the cold shoulder. It’s better to be safe than sorry. You’d be surprised at how nicely a predator may approach you, but the face they show isn’t necessarily the nature of their intent.

If you are looking for Ottawa parking for your car and monthly parking passes, then give us a call to discuss the various Ottawa parking options and parking lots and parking spaces we have available. We have affordable monthly parking passes all across the city so you can be close to work and avoid parking tickets in Ottawa with the peace of mind knowing that your car is safe while parked in your monthly parking space in Ottawa.