Martha Z. Martinez

I'm a non-stop, thinker, watcher and doer! I'm a graphic designer by profession and also a women's safety issues activist. I am Cuban born but raised in the U.S.A. since 1961. I have a degree in Graphic Design and am also co-owner of WomenOnGuard.com.

WomenOnGuard.com focuses on providing non-lethal, self defense products for its customers as well as Free Safety Tips, Hotlines and Helpful Links. The site also includes a link to the WomenOnGuard Blog which includes pertinent information regarding actual crimes being committed in the news, press releases, videos and other relevant issues of the time.

WomenOnGuard.com vowed to help women stay safe at it's inception and thus is proud to donate each month to different Women's Crisis Centers around the Nation.

Please call us if you have any questions regarding our Mace, pepper spray, stun gun, personal alarms or Taser products.

Use Your Car Alarm for Home Security!

You don't have a home security system? No problem! Just remember one thing when you drive home tonight, take your car keys to bed with you!...more

I'm not sure, I guess it depends on your individual car alarm. Some reach further than ...more

Domestic Violence Victims Considered to Have Pre-Existing Condition!

We are talking about insurance companies here. Did you know that in 9 states of our country, if you have a domestic violence incident on your record, insurance companies can deny you coverage?...more

Back by Popular Demand the TASER M26c, aka TASER M18

TASER International has brought back the civilian Taser which was modeled after the police Taser M26. They have changed the name of this citizen model from Taser M18 to Taser M26c. The reason for the name change is attributed to the change in watts and pulse rates. Here are the differences:New TASER M26c:...more

Mother of Boy Locked in Closet has Previous Record

LaRhonda Marie McCall, 37, first made news this year because her 14 year old son had escaped from his home and informed police that he had been abused. McCall had basically kept her son a prisoner for 4 1/2 years. He was kept mostly in his bedroom closet and was not sent to school. Neighbors were not aware of his existence....more

Almost all U.S. Money is Laced with Cocaine

A recent study done at the University of Massachusetts, has shown that 90 percent of our money is laced with cocaine. Baltimore, Boston and Detroit were the top cities on the list. The study was performed worldwide. Canada and the US were on the top of the world list, while Japan and China were at the bottom. ...more

Pepper Spray Pen or Stun Pen for College

What could be more perfect than to have a self defense product that blends right in with the college scene? ...more

College Dorm Safety

When most people think of college safety they picture the student that is out and about campus grounds. But what we sometimes fail to think about is the college dorm environment. ...more

Safety Tips for College Women

Rape or sexual assaults against college women is a huge problem today. Information from reliable sources have disclosed alarming statistics. One study done by researchers at RTI International, Bowling Green State University, the University of Cincinnati, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill which was released in June, 2009, is of particular concern. ...more

Send Your Child Safely to College

Fall is gradually getting closer and before you know it, your daughter or son will be headed back to college or going for the first time. ...more

Fiesta Puerto Rico Booth

Well we were hoping to take many pictures yesterday of the festival, but the weather did not cooperate. I managed to take a photo of our booth with Susan chowing down... and that was about it. The music and food was great, but not very many people showed up since they predicted a 70% chance of rain. And rained it did, more like pouring buckets throughout the day. ...more