Students living away from home face an even greater security risk, as student accommodation has often had different previous inhabitants. NSHM advises students to “check with the landlord when the locks were last changed and if the keys are restricted or patented”. This way, keys cannot be copied without evidence of ownership or copied easily due to its intricate design.

Lastly, purchasing a safety storage box is a quick and easy way to secure valuable items, such as electronic gadgets and important documentation.