Many of developed, as well as developing countries have been strengthening their law and order situation which as resulted in a significant decrease in their country's crime rates. Despite of this improved law and order situation, many still feel unsafe. This is mainly because of the fact that, people nowadays are more afraid about an outbreak of epidemics, which could result in millions losing their life. In addition, the rate of accidents, especially in the urban centres, has been on the rise further fuelling peoples' fear. This essay would discuss both the reasons in detail and provide solutions to overcome this problem.