Archive for November 4, 2015
Since the early 2000s, Americans have lost the sense of the security they had in a pre-September 11 world. Although the United States remains a relatively safe country compared to others, there are serious reasons why people would feel insecure, and not all of them come from abroad, though 73% of Americans already feel less secure due to military budget cuts. Many schools and workplaces have recently installed metal detectors in their buildings, and x-ray inspection is something that every frequent flyer is used to by now. However, there are further measures that can be and are being taken to prevent security breaches, and they involve equipment that may surprise some.