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# Safety at home

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Opinion: Secure your home this Christmas - expert advice on home and personal safety
Jonathan Pim of Manguard Plus security offers some practical advice to avoid thieves and opportunists this Christmas.
Have-a-go-heroes: Nearly a third of us would confront or tackle burglar
But more of us would play it safe and hide before calling the Gardaí. Seventy-three respondents told AA Home Insurance they would shoot or kill an armed intruder in certain situations.