Health & Safety

  • Travel Advice

    Events such as the bombing of a U.S. embassy and increasing incidents of kidnappings and assaults demonstrate just how vulnerable travelers are, especially when overseas. While it is impossible to completely guarantee safety in every […]

     
     
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    A deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot that develops in a deep vein, usually in a leg. This is a serious condition. Sometimes these clots can break away and travel through the bloodstream […]

     
     
  • Safe Travel in the USA

    Here’s some travel advice to keep you informed and safe when it comes to travel to United States… Local Conditions The United States is subject to a wide range of natural hazards including tsunamis, volcanoes, […]

     
     
  • Safety tips for Iran

    Here’s some travel advice to keep you informed and safe when it comes to travel to Iran… Terrorism We advise you to exercise a high degree of caution in Iran because of the threat of […]

     
     
  • Diving Safety

    Too often, drownings can be attributed to poor judgment or inadequate training. Only persons who have been trained and certified should SCUBA dive. If you will be scuba diving in freshwater bodies, you may be […]