There’s plenty you can do to reduce the risk of theft, muggings and robberies when you travel.
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A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
Piracy is a major issue around the world. Explore this page to learn about high risk areas for piracy, how to reduce your risk and where to get help.
Today we acknowledge the 20th anniversary of 9/11. On that day nearly 3,000 innocent people died, including 10 Australians, in the most devastating terrorist attack in the US. Terrorists continue to carry out attacks around the world. Terrorists may target places associated with foreigners or Westerners.
Australians of all kinds enjoy partying and celebrating. Know what you can do to reduce your risk of things going wrong.
Learn more about avoiding sexual assault overseas, what to do if you've been assault and how we can help.