May

Gas Station safety

When purchasing gas for your automobile please select a
large gas station during the daylight hours and utilize the
following suggestions.
1. Ensure you have completed your cell phone
conversation prior to exiting your vehicle

2. Scan the parking lot for solicitors or people loitering

3. Turn off engine and remove keys when safe to do so

4. Have credit/debit card in hand when exiting vehicle

5. Lock your door immediately upon exiting

6. Avoid any unnecessary conversations while outside
of your vehicle

7. Place credit/debit card in your pocket or safe place
after rending payment

8. Keep your head up and focus on your surrounds

9. Keep car keys in your hand in case you have to
attract attention to yourself

10. Return the gas pump nozzle after refueling, return to
your vehicle, lock the door upon re-entering