Category Archives: Safety Tips

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Here’s why to verify!

It is maybe the most spoken subject in OurHood. Without it, the platform would not have existed and 17.000 people would have not feel secure and comfortable in their neighbourhoods. We are talking about the verification process. It has been there since the…

Our top tips for safeguarding your home over the festive period

Holidays are a time to let down your hair and relax. But sometimes the countdown to the festive break can be quite a stressful experience. There’s packing to do, last minute washing and tidying, and of course, making sure your home is safe…

Beware of Muggings – here are our top tips!

Now we all know that occurrences of muggings are prevalent in South Africa’s neighbourhoods, so we’ve teamed up with our friends Blue Security, in KwaZulu-Natal to bring you the following tips:

Burglars Target Homes During Load Shedding

It looks like the bad guys are making use of Eskom’s load shedding timetables to target homes who aren’t able to set their alarms.[expand title=”Read More…“] When a new crime was posted after load shedding on Friday night, all the neighbours in Camps…