#1 Keep in mind that not all the people have good intentions toward you.
#2 Talk on the phone first.
#3 Tell your friends about the meeting place, time, the name, phone number and any other additional information about your date.
#4 Meet in a public place no matter what.
#5 Don’t trust a stranger inviting you to go to some desolate place or someone’s home.
#6 Having a pepper spray or an electro shock may come in handy #Selfdefense #weapons
#7 Ask your friends to keep an eye on you to ensure your safety during the date.
#8 Don’t accept a drink from a stranger unless you open it yourself or watch it being prepared by a bartender.
#9 Keep your personal information and home address private.
#10 Prepare an escape plan. Be ready.
#11 Watch your alcohol intake. It’s not a great idea to drink strong alcoholic cocktails while out with someone you don’t know very well.
#12 Get out if you feel the situation getting too weird.